Longtime resident of Lordsburg, Pauline Grimes, age 69, passed away in Farmington, New Mexico on September 14, 2020.
Pauline was born on November 8, 1950 in Denver, Colorado. Shortly after her birth, the family moved to Clifton, Arizona, where Pauline and her three sisters were raised.
Pauline moved to Lordsburg with her sister in 2000. She worked at the Hidalgo Bar, American Motel and the Lordsburg Hidalgo Library.
Pauline was preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Marion Byrd, of Lordsburg, and her older sister, Carol Wilson of Silver City.
Pauline is survived by two sisters, Donna Wilcox and husband Randy of Aztec, NM, and Patricia Williams and husband, Don, of Lordsburg, and many nieces and nephews that looked at Pauline like a grandmother.
Pauline touched the lives of anyone who knew her and impacted most, if not all, of them. The footprints she has left among us all, she has now carried to those who have gone before her.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, September 28, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Cavalry Church in Lordsburg with Pastor Isaac Kerr officiating with internment following at Mountain View Cemetery.
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