BATH, Ga. - Mrs. Thelma Cleckley "Coot" Grimes, wife of Mr. Guy Grimes of Duncan Road, entered into rest Friday, July 27, 2001, at University Hospital. Mrs. Grimes, a native of Edgefield County, had retired from the Clearwater Finishing Plant after 25 years. She was a member of Langley United Methodist Church. She is also survived by her daughter, Sheron Rutkowski of Thomson; a brother, Ronald H. Cleckley of Langley, S.C.; and three grandchildren, Susan Enfinger, Dianna Baston, and Laura Rutkowski. Pallbearers will be Hixon Boyd, Danny Boyd, Eddie Chalker, Ronell Smith, Ronald H. Cleckley Jr., W.L. Jowers, Charles Grimes and Charles Mills Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. on Monday in the Hatcher Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Frank Copeland officiating. Interment will follow in the Sunset Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Sunday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Langley United Methodist Church. Hatcher Funeral Home, 803-593-8778.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 29, 2001