Orion Doyle Grimsley, 75, of Paragould, died September 17, 2011 at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center. Born June 23, 1936 in Arbyrd, Missouri, he was retired from L. A. Darling, served in the U. S. Army, and of the Pentecostal Faith.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Grimsley of the home; three sons, Dewayne Grimsley of Thayer, Missouri, and Jerry, Robert, and Tracey Grimsley, all of Paragould; four daughters, Cindy Bradshaw of Missouri, Carolyn Flowers of Texas, Patricia Grimsley of Paragould, and Mary Lynn Grimsley of Springfield, Missouri; three brothers, Burl and Don Grimsley, both of Flint, Michigan, and Rick Grimsley of Shreveport, Louisiana; one sister, Earline Coocher of Shreveport, seven grandchildren, and fourteen great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Bill and Josie Lee Grimsley; two brothers, Tommy and Bobby Grimsley, and by one sister, Jolene Stevens.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 A. M. Monday, September 19, at the Oak Grove Pentecostal Church with Rev. Ed Humphrey officiating. There will be no visitation.