William “LilBoy” Anthony Grimes transitioned this earthly life into God’s reward of an eternal life on Wednesday, October 25, 2023.
William was born to Mrs. Bessie Grimes of Norfolk, VA, and the late Mr. William Earl Grimes on October 3, 1964. He was educated in the public schools of Norfolk, Virginia. He had an entrepreneurial spirit and was passionate about his business. He was the owner of Park Food Store in Norfolk, VA for over 20 years. He ventured into flipping properties and restoring old cars.
“LilBoy” as he was affectionately called, was a kind and humble man. He loved his family especially his grandchildren. He was a servant ’s heart and always took time to help others in need.
Over the last two months, William attended New Galilee Missionary Baptist Church in Chesapeake, VA. He attended Sunday School and the Worship Service at 11 AM.
He was preceded in death by his father, Mr. William Earl Grimes, and sister, Ms. Cassandra Grimes.
William leaves to cherish his memories his loving wife, Jennifer Annette Grimes; mother, Bessie Grimes; three brothers, Therman Grimes (Monica), Travis Grimes (Regina), and William Bonney (Malaka); three sisters, Deborah Grimes, Patricia Grimes, and Wanda Grimes; three children, Ciara Grimes, Keisha Ann Grimes, and William Anthony Wright; four grandchildren, Corey, Dezire, Destiny, and Deja; “Smoke” his furry dog, and a host of nephews, nieces, many other loving relatives, and caring friends, all of whom will miss him.