Sep. 15, 1915 Danville Vermilion County Illinois, USA
Feb. 3, 1986 Green Valley Pima County Arizona, USA
Roy was the son of Harrison Ray GRIFFITH and Effie M. PHILLIPS. Roy's father died in an accident three months before Roy was born.
Roy was educated at Lewis Institute, Chicago, and worked as personnel director for NTN Bearings of Des Plaines, Illinois, a Japanese bearing manufacturer. He enjoyed raising roses and playing both golf and bridge. He married Anna Marie Robinson on April 9, 1939. His wife survived him (dying in June 1995), and their son and their daughter survived him.