Karen Grimes Hartsfield was born Oct. 28, 1944, in Tallahassee, Fla., to Joy and Jessie Robinson Grimes. She married Ardis Hartsfield on Oct. 14, 1967, in Tallahassee.
She worked as a nurse. Resided in Eugene, OR
Survivors include her husband; two sons, Patrick and Michael, both of Springfield; two brothers, Charles Grimes of Phenix City, Ala., and Jay Grimes Jr. of Cottondale, Fla.; a sister, Ramona Russell of Marianna, Fla.; and four grandchildren.
The funeral will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012 at New Life Church in Springfield for Karen Hartsfield of Eugene, who died Aug. 25, 2012 of cancer. She was 67. Visitation will be at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the church.
Burial will be at Springfield Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by Major Family Funeral Home in Springfield.
Published in The Register-Guard, the main daily newspaper for Eugene, Springfield and Lane County, Oregon.