Terry Lee Grimmett of Paddle Creek

Terry Lee “Turk” Grimmett of Paddle Creek, WV formerly of Dehue, passed away Friday, December 7, 2012 of a long illness. Funeral services were conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at the Oak Grove Church by Brother Luther Dingess. Burial followed at the Terry Lee Mosley/Grimmett Cemetery, Paddle Creek. He was born on July 6, 1944 at Christian, WV a son of the late Morma and Nina Grimmett. He was a respected coal miner of 31 years, a member of the UMWA Local 5850 and retired from Pittson Coal. Preceding him in death are four brothers, Clayton “Old Man” Grimmett, Bill McQuithy, Jackie Grimmett and Bradley Grimmett, two sisters Shirley Grimmett and Clara Decharme and one grandson Terry Lee Mosley, his namesake. Survivors include his wife Linda Grimmett, five sons, Jason (Erica) Grimmett, James “Judd” (Kay) Mosley, Sammy “Bo” (Erica) Mosley all of Paddle Creek, WV, Melvin (Vickie) Mosley of Logan, WV and Teddy “Potsy” Robertson of Paddle Creek, WV; four daughters Crystal (John Boy) Grimmett Rogers of Paddle Creek, WV, Cindy (Owen) Bailey of Mill Creek, WV, Latira “Kricket” (Larry) Simpkins of Accoville, WV, Lisa (Lonnie) Maynard of McConnell, WV, three brothers: Darrell (Sue) Grimmett of Indiana, Roy Linville (Liz) Grimmett of Tennessee and Orville (Kathy) Grimmett of SC; 24 Grandchildren: Josh, Laura, Christopher, Levi, B.G., Hanna, James Tyler, John “Monkey”, Paige, Arron, David, Ashley, Sammy “The Boy”, Emily, Destiny, 11 great grandchildren: Isabella, Maci, Emma, Alyssa, Payton, Taylor, Allie, Christian, Paige, Isiah and Brayden. Friends called after 6 p.m. Monday at Oak Grove Church. Morris Funeral Home, Wayne is in charge of the arrangements.