Frances Marie Grimes passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2023 at Heritage Village Nursing Center in Holdenville, Oklahoma at the age of 83.
Marie was born September 22, 1939 in Spaulding, Oklahoma to Garfield Eugene
Babb and Naomi Ruth (Venable) Robins. Marie attended Spaulding Public School. She was a homemaker. Marie was a member of the Texas Banner Church of God in Wetumka. Marie loved cooking, baking, her church, gardening, canning and caregiving. She loved her grandson!
Marie is preceded in death by her parents siblings Bob Babb, Fern Babb, Raymond Babb, Homer Babb, Billy Jo Babb, Wayne Babb and Jack Babb.
She is survived by her daughters Rita Humphries of Seattle, and Paula Grimes-Heath of Bethany; grandson Brandon Heath of Bethany; siblings Johnny Babb and wife Pam of Holdenville, and Jane Myers of Holdenville. Marie is survived by numerous other relatives and friends. Viewing will be 3:00pm 7:00pm, Friday, September 15, 2023 at Hudson Phillips Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 2:00 P.M., Saturday, September 16th, at Texas Banner Church of God in Wetumka, Oklahoma with Brother Joe Lunsford officiating. Interment will follow at Holdenville Cemetery. Pallbearers are Bo Babb, Johnny Babb, Jay Jeffrey, Jason Jeffrey, Brandon Heath and Robert Babb.
Services are under the direction of Hudson-Phillips Funeral Home, Holdenville, Oklahoma.