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Gertie Lee Stockard Griffis
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1893
Rice
Navarro County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1978
Bridgeport
Wise County
Texas, USA

Gertie Lee Griffis was buried in the Crafton Cemetery Monday following funeral services in the Morris Memorial Methodist Church in Chico.

The Rev. Leon Milner, retired pastor the Morris Memorial, conducted the services. Arrangements were under the direction of the Hawkins Funeral Home of Bridgeport.

A member of the Morris Memorial Methodist Church, Mrs. Griffis died Saturday in the Bridgeport Hospital. She was born in Rice, Texas, October 7, 1893, and was married to the late C. W. Griffis in Crafton, November 26, 1910. She had made her home in Chico for many years.

Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. Lela Duck, Mrs. Nelva Culverhouse, and Mrs. Reba Richey, all of Chico; Mrs. Oleta Binder of El Paso, and Mrs. Genelle Hopkins of Park Springs. Other survivors are two brothers, Ocie Stockard of Fort Worth and Troy Stockard of Newark; two sisters, Quilla Wells of Corsicana and Reba Murr of Amarillo, 13 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Grandson served as pallbearers.


The Bridgeport Index, Thursday, July 6, 1978
 
 
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 Parents:
  Isom Craig Stockard (1860 - 1939)
  Nannie Florence Hiler Stockard (1868 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Walter Griffis (1891 - 1970)*
 
 Children:
  Nannie Oleta Griffis Bender (1911 - 2008)*
  Elsie Lee Griffis (1913 - 1916)*
  Reba Marie Griffis Richey (1916 - 2000)*
  James Carel Griffis (1918 - 1919)*
  Lela Faye Griffis Duck (1920 - 2014)*
  Zuma Genelle Griffis Hopkins (1922 - 2012)*
  Nelba Ruth Griffis Culverhouse (1924 - 2011)*
  Horace Griffis (1928 - 1936)*
 
 Siblings:
  Claude Isom Stockard (1891 - 1968)*
  Gertie Lee Stockard Griffis (1893 - 1978)
  Troy Vinyard Stockard (1902 - 1989)*
  Quillia F. Stockard Wells (1905 - 1988)*
  Ocie Blanton Stockard (1909 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crafton Cemetery
Crafton
Wise County
Texas, USA
Plot: Sec 1-N Row 6 Plot 70
 
Created by: jphil090855
Record added: Nov 03, 2009
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