John F Grimes Obit - 1851
OBITUARY. We are called upon to announce the unexpected and lamen table death of our young friend, John F. Giimes, who departed this life on aunday , tbe 10th ult., aged 23 years and 9 months. Tbe deceased was a native of Pocahontas co.. Vs., a son of John and Elizabeth Grimes, and was a young man of good moral habits. He was visited by several divines during bis illness, who convened with nim freely on the great necessity of being prepared to meet Cod in peare. He acknowl- edged the truths of the gospel and regretted regretted much that he had not turned to God sooner, but said ho would now throw himself on God, trusting in His mercy. His remains were followed to their last resting place by a large number of friends and relations, and placed by tbe side of his brothers, Henry and Charles.