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This article is about the Novel Series character. You may be looking for her appearance in the Comic Series, her Assault, Escapists, Pilot, Road to Survival, TV Series, or Social Game counterparts. For other pages with the same name, see: Lori

Lori Grimes (née unknown) is a comic-adapted character first encountered in The Fall of the Governor. She is the wife of Rick and mother of Carl and Judith Grimes.


For Lori's whereabouts prior to or as the outbreak began:

Main Article: Lori Grimes (Comic Series)


Main Article: Lori Grimes (Comic Series)

The Fall of the Governor

"Doomsday Clock"

Lori is one of the prison residents. During the Governor's final attack on the prison, Lori tries to flee the prison with Judith Grimes in her arms, but is fatally shot by Lilly Caul on the orders of the Governor, Lori falls killing Judith in the process.


Killed By

During the prison attack, the Governor notices the Grimes family fleeing and orders Lilly to finish them off.

Suddenly, Lori is shot in the back by Lilly and falls to the ground, landing on top of her daughter, Judith, crushing and suffocating her to death.

It can be assumed that her body along with Judith was devoured by walkers.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Lori has killed:

  • Possibly numerous counts of zombies


Novel Series

The Fall of the Governor - Part Two

Doomsday Clock


  • Lori is one of the characters Robert Kirkman misses and regrets killing.
  • In the script book says that Lori is 27 years old, this was changed without any problem as it was never actually stated in the comic book her age. She would be 32 in 2003, as she is younger than Rick, 34 years old, by 2 years.
  • Lori is the first living person Lilly kills.