Grinnell became pastor of the Congregational Church in Wayne, Illinois, in the fall of 1918.
For the church’s 50th anniversary in 1921, he wrote the hymn The Little Home Church by the Wayside. His other works include:
- Select New and Old Hymns, with R. H. Meredith (Chicago, Illinois: R. H. Meredith, 1897)
- Golden Sheaves No. 1, with R. H. Meredith (Chicago, Illinois: R. H. Meredith, 1900)
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- Full name
- Date & place of birth & death
- Burial place
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