Charles Michael Grimes, 46, of Battlefield, Mo., was born June 14, 1961, in Illinois and died in Springfield, Mo., on March 5, 2008.
He worked at Bass Pro where he enjoyed working with boats.
He is survived by: his wife, Eva Chism; his father, J.L. Grimes; his daughter, Misty Grimes; a brother, Joe Leslie Grimes; a sister, Linda Mahaffey and husband, Roger Mahaffey; his step-children, Johnnie Coffer and Pete Shive; his grandchildren, Memphys Starks, Kaemyn Starks and Tassie Shive; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by: his mother, Ermenia Grimes; his aunt, Marie Twilley; his uncle, Floyd Henry; and sister-in-law, Kathy Grimes.
A?graveside memorial service was held March 15 at the Hersburger Cemetery in Cherokee Village, Ark. Arrangements were under the direction of the Tri-County Funeral Homes of Hardy.