Rose A. Grimes

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, April 2, 2008

CHESAPEAKE—Rose Ann Grimes, 55, of the 2200 block of S. Military Highway, died March 28, 2008, in her home with her loving husband, Lindwood H. Grimes Jr. and her animals, Dusty and Rosie, by her side.

A native of Portsmouth, she was born Sept. 22, 1952, to the late Madeline Bancroft and Gramvell Otis Frost.

A graduate of Cradock High School, she was a longtime employee of London Fog and was a member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church.

She will be sadly missed by her husband of 30 years; a daughter, Ada Lynn Grimes and

fiance, Ricky Butler of Courtland; a son, Linwood Grimes III and girlfriend Tina Byrum and their children, Robbie, Carmen and Mikayla, all of Chesapeake; a sister, Freda Lynn Richards and husband Roy and two nephews, Ryan and Tyler, all of Newsoms; and a host of friends and family.

A funeral was held Tuesday in Graham Funeral Home, Chesapeake. Burial will be at a later date.

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