Voni Grimes to be laid to rest this weekend
York City Mayor C. Kim Bracey and Artist Ophelia Chambliss unveil the new mural at Voni Grimes Gym in York City.
Voni Grimes will be honored with services to celebrate his life this weekend.
Grimes, a well-known community figure, veteran and advocate, died Friday, Jan. 26, at age 95.
The community will have the opportunity to attend two viewings, 6-8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, and 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, at Small Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church at 401 S. Queen St. in York City.
A service celebrating his life will be held at the church at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 3.
Grimes will be buried in Susquehanna Memorial Gardens in York Township with full military rites given by the York County honor guard.