Todd B. Grimes 1953 – 2013

Todd B. Grimes, 59, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, at his home with his loving family by his side.
The service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 6 at Ash Creek Baptist Church. Interment to follow at Springtown Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Todd was born to Robert Corwin and Garnet Irene Grimes Oct. 17, 1953, in Beardstown, Illinois. He had been “Head of Coal” for Burlington Northern-Santa Fe Railway (BNSF) where he had been employed for 40 years. He was an avid sports fan and a member of Ash Creek Baptist Church. He and wife, Linda were married April 11, 1982, in Fort Worth.
Todd was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Michael Grimes.
Survivors include his wife of 31 years, Linda Grimes of Azle; daughter, Richelle Pruitt of Springtown; grandchildren, Makenna and Jett Pruitt; sisters-in-law, Shirley Fletcher and husband, Dan and Sandra Ault and husband, Norm; brother-in-law, Ronny Howell and wife, Pam; step-father, Lyle Bell of Beardstown; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
The Azle News,
June 5, 2013 Edition