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Herbert Eugene Griffith
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Birth: Aug. 23, 1913
Honaker
Russell County
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 2005
Knoxville
Knox County
Tennessee, USA

Herbert Eugene Griffith, 92, of
Speedwell, TN, died Oct. 15 at
the University of Tennessee
Medical Center in Knoxville, TN.
Born Aug. 23,1913 in Honaker,
he was a son of the late Marion
and Georgia Ray Griffith.
He had lived in the Knoxville
area since 1975 and was a member
and deacon of the East
LaFolIette Baptist Church. He
was a World War II Army veteran,
a retired coal miner and a
member of the UMWA. He
loved watching baseball games,
fishing, and his family very much.
In addition to his parents, he
was preceded in death by four
brothers, Clarence Oriffith
Leonard Griffith, John Fay
Griffith, and Dale Griffith, and
one sister. Sue Miller.
' Survivors are his wife, Ann Griffith;
son, Herbert E. Griffith, Jr. of
Speedwell: daughter, Katlvy
Shaw and her fiance, Chris
Phillips, of LaFollotte, TN,
grandsons, Joshua Shaw and
Blake Phillips; brother, Floyd
Griffith of Swords Creek; sisters,
Mildred Miller of Salisbury, MD,
Juanita Bostic of Collawingo,
DE, and Loanie Breedlove of
Baltimore, MD.
The funeral will he conducted
Oct. 19 at 11 a.m. in the Honaker
Funeral Home Chapel in
Honaker with Rev. Ralph Bostic
and Rev. David Perkins officiating.
Interment will follow in
Greenhills Memory Gardens at
Claypool Hill.
Military graveside honors will
be conducted by American
Veterans Honor Guard
Association of Richlands,Va. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Marion Griffith (1880 - 1968)
  Georgia Anna Ray Griffith (1890 - 1975)
 
 Siblings:
  Dale Griffith (1908 - 1911)*
  Leonard C. Griffith (1911 - 1981)*
  Herbert Eugene Griffith (1913 - 2005)
  John Fay Griffith (1915 - 1950)*
  Mary Sue Griffith Miller (1918 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenhills Memory Gardens
Claypool Hill
Tazewell County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Garden 3, Section 176, Plot B3
 
Created by: Vernon Miller
Record added: Jan 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84033842
Herbert Eugene Griffith
Added by: Frieda Davison
 
Herbert Eugene Griffith
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Added by: Judy Llamas
 
 
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my 2nd cousin 1x removed (griffith) eb
- Barbara Anne (Brownell) Potter
 Added: Jul. 8, 2013

- Vernon Miller
 Added: Jan. 26, 2012
 
 
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