Joyce Yvette Grimes, 55, formerly of Kokomo, the daughter of the late Judge John and Dorothy Grimes, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017.
She was a graduate of I.U. School of Music, where she received a bachelor's degree and was a member of the Music Sorority. She was a member of Eastern Star Church and a former member of Second Missionary Baptist Church.
Surviving are a son, Daniel Marburgh, Ithaca, New York; daughter, Danielle Marburgh, Boston, Massachusetts; sisters, Willa Varner (Harvey), Teaneck, New Jersey, and Jennifer Whitticker, Kokomo.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 18, with a calling from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at Second Missionary Baptist Church, Kokomo. Pastor William Smith will officiate and Dr. Robert Lee will be the eulogist. Bluitt and Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.bluittandson.com.
Published on August 15, 2017