Grimes, Anna Pearl

Grimes, Anna Pearl

Female 1913 - 2006  (93 years)

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  • Name Grimes, Anna Pearl  [1
    Born 25 May 1913  Libertyville, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • near Libertyville
    Gender Female 
    Died 8 Dec 2006  Mount Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Henry County Health Center
    Person ID I2709  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2018 

    Father Grimes, James W.,   b. Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Campbell, Myrtle,   b. Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F802  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wiley, Ralph Roland,   b. 21 Mar 1911, Keosauqua, Van Buren County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1978, Cantril, Van Buren County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1933  Memphis, Scotland County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Private
     2. Wiley, Barbara Joy  [natural]
     3. Living
     4. Wiley, Sue Ellen  [natural]
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F1031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Feb 1933 - Memphis, Scotland County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Dec 2006 - Mount Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    AnnaPearlGrimesWileyFace
    AnnaPearlGrimesWileyFace

    Documents
    Anna P Grimes - 1930 United States Federal Census
    Anna P Grimes - 1930 United States Federal Census
    Newspaper
    Newspaper

  • Notes 
    • The Fairfield Ledger - Page 8 - Monday, December 11, 2006

      Anna Pearl Grimes Wiley, 93, of Cantril, died Friday, Dec. 8, 2006, at Henry County Health Center in Mount Pleasant.

      A funeral is scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday at Cantril United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Paul Rekward and the Rev. Jerry Caughron officiating. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery in Cantril.

      Open visitation began at 2 p.m. today at Pedrick Funeral Home in Keosauqua, where the family will be present from 6:30-8 p.m.

      Memorials to Cantril United Methodist Church may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at PO Box 224, Cantril 52542.

      Mrs. Wiley was born May 25, 1913, near Libertyville, the daughter of James W. and Myrtle Campbell Grimes. She married Ralph R. Wiley Feb. 20, 1933, in Memphis, Mo. He died Sept. 22, 1978.

      Mrs. Wiley moved to Van Buren County at the age of 13. She and her husband farmed in Van Buren County and retired to Cantril in 1973. She was a homemaker and had cooked at Starlite Cafe in Cantril.

      Mrs. Wiley was a member of Cantril United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women and Esther Circle Quilters. In her youth, she had been baptized in the Presbyterian church.

      Survivors include one son, Jim Wiley and wife Marilyn of rural Keosauqua; three daughters, Barbara Short and husband Dwight of Cantril, Helen Hamburg and husband Jack of rural Cantril and Sue Burchett and husband Edwin of rural Milton; 15 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

      In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; one twin brother, William Verle in infancy; two brothers, Cecil and Clive Grimes; two sisters, Cloris Wiley and Intha Mae Grimes; and one grandson.

      Posted with the permission of the Fairfield Ledger.

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      Ottumwa Courier, Dec 10, 2006

      Anna Wiley, 93, Cantril

      CANTRIL - Anna Pearl Grimes Wiley, 93, of Cantril departed this life and entered into eternal rest with her Lord Dec. 8, 2006 at Henry County Health Center, Mt. Pleasant.

      She was born May 25, 1913 near Libertyville with a twin brother, William Verle, who died in infancy, to James W. and Myrtle Campbell Grimes. She moved with her family to Van Buren County at the age of 13. She married Ralph R. Wiley Feb. 20, 1933 in Memphis, MO. He preceded her in death Sept. 22, 1978. The Wileys farmed in Van Buren County and retired to Cantril in 1973. Anna was a farm homemaker, cooked at Starlite Cafe, Cantril, and was a member of Cantril United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women and Esther Circle Quilters. As a youth, she had been baptized in the Presbyterian Church.

      Remaining to cherish her memory are a son, Jim Wiley and wife Marilyn of rural Keosauqua, three daughters: Barbara Short and husband Dwight of Cantril, Helen Hamburg and husband Jack of rural Cantril, and Sue Burchett and husband Edwin of rural Milton, 15 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, six great great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews with whom she was very close, and many friends.

      In addition to her husband Ralph and her twin William, she was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Cecil and Clive Grimes, two sisters Cloris Wiley and Intha Mae Grimes in childhood and an infant grandson.

      Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2006, at Cantril United Methodist Church, Revs. Paul Rekward and Jerry Caughron officiating. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Cantril. Visitation will open at 2 p.m. Monday at Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua, with family present 6:30-8 p.m. Memorials to Cantril United Methodist Church may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at P.O. Box 224, Cantril, IA, 52542.

  • Sources 
    1. [S444] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Database online. Year: 1930; Census Place: Vernon, Van Buren, Iowa; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: .
      Record for Anna P Grimes
      Anna P Grimes - 1930 United States Federal Census
      Anna P Grimes - 1930 United States Federal Census


    2. [S444] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Database online. Year: 1930; Census Place: Vernon, Van Buren, Iowa; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: .
      Record for Anna P Grimes
      Bess Humphrey - 1920 United States Federal Census
      Bess Humphrey - 1920 United States Federal Census
      Anna P Grimes - 1930 United States Federal Census
      Anna P Grimes - 1930 United States Federal Census
      Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002 - Rhoda Matilda Ernst
      Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002 - Rhoda Matilda Ernst