Howard O Grimes, age 89, of Orlando, FL passed away Saturday, May 7th, 2016 at Florida Hospital in Deland, Howard was born in Enterprise, AL on March 2, 1927, a son of the late Ethel (Lolly) and Edward Grimes. He was employed as a trucking supervisor. He loved racing hot rods and NASCAR, fishing and eating fish. He loved a fair fight, boxing, ball games, baseball, football and pulled for the under dog.
Howard leaves to cherish his memory daughter, Linda Crockett of Longwood; three sons Stephen Grimes, Jeff Grimes, Mark Grimes all of Orlando; two brothers Willard Grimes of Orlo Vista, Fred Grimes of Tavares; 2 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.
The family will be receiving friends from 10:00 AM until 11:30 AM followed by the funeral service at 11:30 am on Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 at Dobbs Funeral Home with Pastor Ray Lloyd officiating. Interment will be at Ocoee Cemetery.