Grimmett, Chaplain Lt. Col. Philip E. 1930 - 2013 Chaplain Lt. Col. Philip E. Grimmett, 83, known best as Ed born in Corsicana, TX on December 5, 1930 to Philip and Ina Mable Grimmitt; one brother, Walter Carl Grimmett; married Frances Brister on June 4, 1953. Philip had three children, Lee (deceased, 1999) Tim and Jan Grimmett; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren. He will be missed by all. An USAF Chaplain 31 years served in Korean War
, Vietnam, Desert Storm, Iranian Conflict and Granada. A graduate of SMU and Perkins School of Theology. Service, Saturday, October 12, 2013, 11:00 a.m. West/Hurt Funeral Home 217 S. Hampton Road DeSoto, TX. Interment will be held at the Wheatland Cemetery in Dallas, TX.