Virgil E. Grimes, Slater, Mo., father of Dr. Manning E. Grimes of this city, died this morning at a hospital in Marshall, Mo.
Mr. Grimes was 74 and frequently has visited here at his son's home. Other survivors are his wife, a daughter, another son, and six grandchildren.
Services will be Thursday afternoon at 2:30 in Slater.
Source: St. Joseph News-Press, 12 March 1957, p. 5