Clayton Junior Grimmett of Fort Gay

Clayton Junior Grimmett, 72, of Fort Gay, WV, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2012 of a sudden illness. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 4, 2012 at the Oak Grove Church by Brother Luther Dingess. Burial will follow at the Terry Lee Mosley/Grimmett Cemetery on Paddle Creek. He was born September 29, 1940 at Christian, WV, a son of the late Morma and Nina Goodman Grimmett. He retired from the furniture business in Dayton, OH. His wife, Shirley Grimmett; a daughter, Teresa Earp, a grandson, Terry Lee Mosley, three brothers, Bill McQuithy, Jackie Grimmett and Bradley Grimmett, two sisters, Shirley Grimmett and Clara Decharme, and a son-in-law, Roger Elkins, all preceded him in death. Survivors include three daughters, Joanna Kay Mosley of Paddle Creek, WV, Clara Sue Elkins of Genoa, WV, and Mary Riverio of Michigan; three sons, Clayton “Bub” Grimmett, Jr. of Fort Gay, WV, Dwayne and Jack Grimmett of Genoa, WV; four brothers, Darrell Grimmett of Indiana, Terry Lee Grimmett of Paddle Creek, WV, Roy “Linnie” Grimmett of Tennessee, and Orville Grimmett of Madison, WV; 9 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends including a special friend, Elmer Ratcliff of Fort Gay, WV. Friends may call after 6:00 p.m. Wednesday at the church. Morris Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements