|Birth: ||Jul. 17, 1923|
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 2009|
Funeral Services for Mr. Kenneth E. Griswold, Sr., 86, of West Monroe, will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday December 13, 2009 at Fair Park Baptist Church in West Monroe with Rev. Waymond Warren officiating. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home, West Monroe.
Mr. Griswold was born in Woodstock, IL and passed away on December 7, 2009. He was a veteran of World War II, he retired from Morehouse, Lincoln and Ouachita Parish Schools where he taught primarily seventh grade and eighth grade history for 37 years. He also taught students with special needs and adult education in Lincoln and Ouachita Parishes. He is preceded in death by his first wife, Juanita (Jo); his father and mother; two brothers, Leslie Frank Griswold and George Weldon Griswold; one sister, Marilyn Ellen Wilcox; and Fran's son, Daniel Sample.
Survivors include his wife, Fran Griswold; children, Dr. Kenneth E. Griswold and wife Dr. Paula Griswold, Janice M. Griswold, Dr. Richard D. Griswold and wife Kathryn, Brian K. Griswold and wife Dixie, Barry K. Griswold and Nancy Lee; and Fran's son, Jay Sample and his wife, Nancy; sister, Zena Kellogg; ten grandchildren, Wade, Natalie, Jamie-Ellen, Erin Elizabeth, Kenneth, David, Allison, Cade Griswold, Matthew and Benjamin Sample; four great-grand children and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be George Abbott, Ron Nix, Wayne Hall, Charles Heard, Bill Tucker, Ken Cheek, Charles Barfield, and Joe Rodgers. Honorary Pallbearers will be Ken's grandsons.
Visitation will be from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Saturday, December 12, 2009 at Mulhearn Funeral Home, West Monroe.
The family requests that memorials may be made to the Fair Park Baptist Church Building Fund in lieu of flowers.
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