Joe Leslie Grimes, 64, of Dowagiac, Mich., died Feb. 28, 2009, at his residence.
He is survived by: two daughters, Leslie Clouse of Decatur, Mich., and Mary Williamson of Dowagiac, Mich; one sister, Linda Mahaffey of Martin Creek; his father Jess Grimes of Hardy; 17 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by: his mother, Ermina Grimes; a daughter, Ermina "Tennie" Alexander; and a brother Mike Grimes.
A memorial service was held at Heath Oak Hill Chapel, on March 13 with Brother Floyd Rikard officiating.
Arrangements were under the direction of Heath Funeral Home of Highland.
Online guestbook: www.heathfuneralhome.net.