Novyle Jean Pounders Grimes, 84, of McGehee, passed away January 16, 2021.
Novyle worked in the office for the Ross Van Ness School District for many years. After returning to McGehee in 1990, she worked for the McGehee School District until retirement. She enjoyed spending time with her family and was so proud of her grandkids. She was a member of the McGehee Church of Christ.
Novyle was born December 21, 1936 in McGehee to the late D.E. and Consula Pounders.
Other than her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Frank Grimes, Jr. and sister, Twyla Williams Hargis.
Survivors include her daughter, Tammy Grimes Bragg of Monroe, Louisiana; son, Frank Grimes, III of Monroe, Louisiana; grandson, Brandon Craven of Monroe, Louisiana; granddaughters, Amber Grimes Huffman (David) of Colorado Springs, Colorado and Aimee Grimes of Dallas, Texas, along with many other loved family and friends.
Graveside services will be held Tuesday, January 19 at 11 a.m. at McGehee Cemetery. Bro. Rickey Eppes will officiate.