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Wayne Grimes

aka Danny Fox

Beloved husband

and father

Wayne Grimes, better known by his radio name Danny Fox, died Wednesday, May 21 at the age of 59.

Wayne was born August 7, 1954 in Phenix City, AL to Charlie and Maggie Grimes. After relocating to Shreveport, LA and then to Texarkana, TX, a program director by the name of Fabienne Trash gave him his first opportunity in radio. When both were eventually transferred to Shreveport, they hosted a very popular morning show called "Fabienne and the Fox" where he gained a large number of fans. After many years on the radio, Wayne transitioned to a role as a webmaster, where he maintained the websites for GAP Broadcasting and Townsquare Media until his retirement. Outside of radio, Wayne was an avid and talented bass player, playing with many bands over the years

Wayne is survived by his wife of thirty-four years, Kathleen, his beloved son Sean, his sister Margie, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by both his parents and his brother Tony.

A memorial service for Wayne will be held Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 2:00PM, on the "back porch" of KWKH, located at 6341 West Port Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71129. Services will be presided over by his brother-in-law, Michael Madden. Everyone is welcome to attend. Due to the summer weather, casual but appropriate clothing is suggested.




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Published in Shreveport Times from May 31 to Jun. 2, 2014.
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June 5, 2014
He was an awesome bass player. He will be greatly missed.
Tammy Kellogg
June 1, 2014
I listened to him as often as I could while he was the DJ. He was a awesome man. God please confront his family at this time of need. Folks please keep his family up in prayers. Grimes Family please remember it's not always easy but he has no pain or problems now he has the finest health. God Bless You All!!
Donna Lewing
May 31, 2014
I worked with Danny at the Radio Mall in the late 90s. He was such a nice guy - very witty, and always so upbeat. He was a good man and will be missed greatly. Prayers for the family during this difficult time.
Tammy Jo Brown-Pusloskie
May 31, 2014
My sincerest condolences to the "Fox" family. He was quite a pleasant character that I enjoyed chatting with.
Jerry Bufkin
May 31, 2014
KRMD 1985
Danny; You and I go back to the mid to late 70s at KRMD AM/FM. May God bless you my friend. Chris Michaels/Scott Allen
Scott Johnson
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