Sybil (Wiggins) Grimes

November 5, 1928 ~ January 13, 2021 (age 92)


Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Sybil Wiggins Grimes, age 92, of   Swainsboro, GA, on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at Emanuel Medical Center Nursing Home.

Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 2PM in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Louis Pearce officiating and Rev. Rusty Moore assisting.

Interment will be in the Swainsboro City Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

CDC social distancing guidelines will be observed and masks are encouraged for your safety and the health and well being of others.

Pallbearers will be Harry Dean Wiggins, Jeff Wiggins, Cleve Edenfield, John Thompson, Bubba Grimes and Chris Carr.

 Mrs. Grimes was born November 5, 1928 in Swainsboro, Emanuel County, GA to the late Floyd and Nettie Thompson Wiggins. She was previously employed with the Swainsboro Elementary School Lunchroom for 10 plus years, enjoyed cooking and loved fishing. Mrs. Grimes was a member of the Mt. Shady Baptist Church and in addition to her parents was preceded in death by her husband Horace Donald Grimes.

Survivors Include:

Son: H. Glenn Grimes Sr. (Mary) of Swainsboro, GA

Two Grandchildren: Tammy Grimes Cross (Mike) and H. Glenn Grimes Jr. “Bubba”.

Four Great Grandchildren: Lexie Cross, Taylor Cross, Jacob Grimes and Aaralyn Grimes

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements for the funeral of Mrs. Sybil W. Grimes of Swainsboro, GA.

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January 16, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors
206 East Pine Street
Swainsboro, GA 30401

Funeral Service
January 16, 2021

2:00 PM
Peebles Curry Memorial Chapel
206 E Pine St.
Swainsboro , Georgia 30401

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