|Birth: ||Jun. 1, 1949|
|Death: ||Mar. 18, 2010|
Jimmy Griffith, 60, of Counselor, passed away Thursday, March 18, 2010, at San Juan Regional Medical Center in Farmington. He was born June 1, 1949, to Charlie and Lucy Griffith of Pueblo Pintado.
He served in the Army during the Vietnam War.
Jimmy was a loving father, grandfather and brother.
Jimmy lived in Counselor with his family. He was well known within the community as a carpenter. He made everyone he met a friend. He had lots of friends made during his employment with the Navajo Nation. He worked for the Navajo Nation for 15 years.
He was married to Maxine Griffith for 39 years. Together they had six children and six grandchildren.
Jimmy will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Lucy Griffith; daughter, Rachel Griffith; and brother, Henry Griffith.
Jimmy is survived by his wife; his children, Beverly Borunda, Anthony Griffith, Jason Griffith, Michelle Cayaditto and her husband, Calvin, and Rachelle Griffith; six grandchildren; brothers, Bobby, Eddie and Cecil Sr.; and sisters, Annie White (Lee), Kathy, Virginia, Elsie (Truman) and Irene Thomas.
Jimmy cherished and loved his family and friends.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 24, at Living Spring Baptist Church in Counselor. Pastor Tom Gerito and Pastor Wilkenson Sage will officiate.
Interment will be at Counselor Cemetery.
The family would like to say a special thank you to Dr. Bevan, Dr. Pandya and Dr. Roydon for taking care of our husband, father and brother.
Those wishing to send condolences may do so at www.danielsfuneral.com.
Jimmy is in the care of Cope Memorial Kirtland Chapel, 458 County Road 6100; (505) 598-9636.
Published in Farmington Daily Times on March 23, 2010
Counselor Community Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Mar 23, 2010
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Added: Sep. 5, 2010