Coy B. Rimmer, 95, of West Memphis, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Mr. Rimmer was born August 3rd, 1923 to the late Johnny and Alma Rimmer.
He was a plant superintendent at Norton Manufacturing in Memphis and a member of Fourth Street Baptist Church and of the Masonic Lodge. He also proudly served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the VFW. . Mr. Rimmer is survived by one son, John Rimmer (Christine) of Marion, three grandchildren, Terry Griffin (Shane), Tammy Charlton (Jason) and John Danny'' Rimmer Jr; 15 great grandchildren; one sister, Mildred McClain of Lexa; one brother, Troy Rimmer of Paragould; and a host of other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Johnny and Alma Rimmer; wife of 73 years, Dorothy Rimmer; and three sisters, Chestine Huckaba, Christine Holland, and Ruth Hendrix.
Funeral services for Coy Rimmer will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday, January 10, 2019 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home. Visitation will be held prior to services beginning at 1:00 P. M. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens in West Helena, AR. Reverend Lance Madden will officiate. Services will be directed by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, West Helena (870) 572-2571.