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Mabel Louise Griggs Merritt
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1921
North Salem
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 2007
Avon
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA

Mabel Louise Griggs Lee Merritt, 86, of Danville, passed away on Friday, November 9, 2007 in The Villages of Avon. Born on September 15, 1921 in North Salem, Indiana, she was the daughter of Thomas Arthur and Virginia Campbell Griggs. Mabel married Jewell Merritt on June 1, 1974, he preceded in death. She was the owner of the Danville Trading Post for over 20 years, a member of the Danville Christian Church, Priscilla Circle and Danville Conservation Club. Services will be 12:00 noon on Monday, November 12, 2007 at Danville Christian Church with calling there from 10:00 a.m. until service. Burial to follow in Montgomery Cemetery, Lizton. Survivors include a son, David Michael Lee of Danville, daughters, Priscilla Ann Lehman of Roachdale, Linda Sue Bills of Avon, Deborah Louise Templin of Coatesville and Margaret Elaine Cummins of Arizona, 26 grandchildren, 48 great grandchildren and five great great grandchildren. Baker Funeral Home, Danville, is entrusted with the final arrangements. [Indianapolis Star - November 10, 2007]
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Arthur Griggs (1885 - 1976)
  Virginia Detmar Campbell O'Donnell Griggs (1896 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Jewell Melford Merritt (1914 - 1998)
 
 Siblings:
  T. Geneva Griggs McCoy (1917 - 2006)**
  Mabel Louise Griggs Merritt (1921 - 2007)
  Ralph A. Griggs (1922 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Mother of
Priscilla, Linda, Deborah,
Margaret & David
He who believes in me though he may die, he shall live.

 
Note: Obit courtesy of Julie Sullivan.
 
Burial:
Montgomery Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church Cemet
Lizton
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: R & S Fine
Record added: Aug 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28913213
Mabel Louise <i>Griggs</i> Merritt
Added by: R & S Fine
 
 
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- tracie deal
 Added: Jun. 6, 2012

- J.Sullivan
 Added: Nov. 16, 2010
 
 
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