Richard “Dick” Grimmett
Sequoyah High School
Tahlequah Ok - Richard “Dick” Grimmett (Seq. Class of 1962) passed from this life Thursday, Aug. 17, 2006 in Tahlequah at the age of 64 years. He was born March 12, 1942 in Tailholt Community to Ellis and Ollie (Pigeon) Grimmett. Dick drove for Willis Shaw Express for 20 years until his retirement.
Dick is preceded in death by his parents, Ellis and Ollie Grimmet, and one brother, Thomas “Dutch” Grimmett. He is survived by his wife, Patricia (Millsap) Grimmett; one daughter, Jeannie Wilkin; one son, Kenneth Grimmett; two sisters, Mary Edwards and Juanita Webb; two brothers, Turner Grimmett and Ray Grimmett; and one granddaughter, Justine Wilkin.
Services will be 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 21, 2006 at Reed-Culver Chapel with Rev. Charles Duvall and Rev. Charlie Holcomb officiating. Interment will follow at Caney Cemetery.
Pallbearers include Johnny Edwards, Derek Godwin, William Bluebird, Michael Webb, Chester Grimmett and Eric Grimmett. Honorary pallbearers include Plez Goswin, George Goodnight, Oly Holcomb, Don Chambers, Kenneth Grimmett, Jim Burnett and Donald Amen. Funeral arrangements directed by Reed-Culver Funeral Home.
Reed-Culver Funeral Home, 117 W. Delaware, (918) 456-2551.