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Visitation

McNeill Mackie Funeral Home
Friday August 9th, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm

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Visitation

McNeill Mackie Funeral Home
Friday August 9th, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm

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Funeral Service

Tolarsville Baptist Church
Saturday August 10th, 2019
2:00pm

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Funeral Service

Tolarsville Baptist Church
Saturday August 10th, 2019
2:00pm

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Viola Grimsley

Viola Graham Grimsley, 81, of Tolarsville died Tuesday August 6, 2019. She was born in Robeson County, NC on September 29, 1937 to the late Jack Gilbert and Mamie Gray Graham. She was the third shift grill cook at Joe Don Danny’s for over 20 years. She loved cooking and watching TV, especially Family Feud and the Price is Right. She was known to spend time talking on the telephone. She worried about everyone and loved having company stop by her home…some never left. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Mamie Graham; husband, Billy Lloyd Grimsley; daughter, Tammy Ann Grimsley; and sisters, Edna Lou Hunneycutt and Jackie Pait. She is survived by her children, Gilbert Grimsley and his wife Sue; Willie Grimsley; Jimmy Grimsley and his wife Sue; Billie Sue McDonald; Cary Grimsley and his wife Wendy and Frankie Locklear; grandchildren, Ashley, Lisa, Kim, Jessica, Morgan, Meagan, Ethan, Anaya and Beverly; great grand-children, Daveon, Ayden, Amier, Beth, Alicia, Brianna, Kenny, Cheyanne, Ella, Gavin, Shayla, Delina, Skylar, Dylan, Macie, Larkin, and Angel; and many nieces, nephews and strays. A visitation is scheduled for Friday August 9, 2019 from 6:00 pm until 8:30 pm at McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls with a funeral service being held Saturday August 10, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Tolarsville Baptist Church with Pastor Jeff Broadwell officiating. Burial will follow the service in Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery. Arrangements by McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls.


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Guestbook

Blessed are they that mourn for they shall be comforted. Matthew 5:4Sharing your deep sorrow and wishing you comfort and peace.

Sheriff Burnis Wilkins Aug 12 2019 12:00 AM

Willie sorry tohearabout the loss of your precious mother. Keeping you and your family in my prayers. May God comfort you during this heart breaking time.Your friend Michael Rozier

Michael Rozier Aug 10 2019 12:00 AM

The sweetest lady and always happy to see you! Sweet sweet memories will always remain in my heart of Viola. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family

Barbara G Knight Aug 9 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Viola Grimsley

Gordon Parnell,. Reggie Aug 8 2019 12:00 AM

Billie Sue- Allen and I are so sorry for your loss. Take comfort in knowing that to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. We didn't know your mom but she sure did a great job with you We will be praying for you and your family during this time. Sending love form Allen and Robin H.

Robin Heffelbower Aug 8 2019 12:00 AM

Viola will be missed by many. My thoughts and prayers for the family.

Gina Odom Aug 8 2019 12:00 AM

I love you aunt viola , you will be missed . You made my childhood special .

Stephanie Graham Aug 8 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry for your lost

John Kersey Aug 7 2019 12:00 AM

I will truly miss Mrs Grimsley! She was one of my favorite customers. She always had a warm smile and a kind word for everyone!! Enjoyed receiving phone calls from her once a week.

Patsy Schroeder @First Bank Aug 7 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Viola Grimsley

Jean Carver Williams Aug 7 2019 12:00 AM

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