McCLAIN CEMETERY, LEWIS COUNTY TENNESSEE
GRIMES, Samuel Henry, 12 Jan. 1844 - 18 Nov. 1918. (son of Henry Grimes; husband of Eleanor Catherine Cooper Grimes, father of Elizabeth Catherine, Eliza A., Mary Tooms, John William Hamilton, Samuel Augustus, Fannie M., and Thomas Grimes: Samuel H. Grimes, b 12 Jan 1844, Maury Co., d. 18 Nov. 1918, Lewis Co., district 4, burial at McClain Cemetery. Father was Henry Grimes, b. Maury Co.; Mother: Elizabeth Evins, b Warren Co., Tn.)
GRIMES, Eleanor Catherine Cooper, 25 June 1844 - 18 Feb. 1920. wife of Samuel Henry Grimes; mother of Elizabeth Catherine, Eliza A. , Mary Toombs, John William Hamilton, Samuel Augustus, Fannie M., and Thomas Grimes. ref: Lewis Co. Records. Ellen C. Grimes, b 25 June 1844, Tn., d. 18 Feb. 1920, dist 4 Lewis Co., widow, age 75, father - William Cooper, b. Tn; mother - Eliza Tombs, b. Tn; informant - Flex (Felix) McClain; burial in Mt. Pleasant 19 Feb. 1920 (McClain Cemetery: E.C. Grimes 25 Jun 1844 - 18 Feb. 1920.) ref: Lewis Co., Tn Death Records, 1909-1920, transcribed by Merle Stevens.)
Photo & Information by Mary Bob McClain Richardson 7/23/2005.