|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1844|
|Death: ||Jan. 13, 1923|
Denton (Denton County)
Lewis Griffith of Corinth, aged 73 years, died Saturday morning (January 13, 1923) about 3:20 o'clock of influenza and pneumonia of which he had been ill for several days. He was born in Indiana, but had been a resident of Denton County for the past 37 years. He was first married to Miss Mary Nichols in Kentucky in 1868 and of this union eight children survive and two are dead. In 1901, he married Miss Lou Trout in Denton County and they have three children surviving. One sister survives him. He was a member of the Federal forces during the Civil War.
The funeral services were held at Old Hall Cemetery Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock.
He is survived by his widow and nine children as follows: Mrs. John Martin of Kaufman County; Mrs. Shelba Anderson of Van Zandt County; Mrs. Ada Robinson of Oklahoma; Mrs. Monia Robinson and Denver Griffith of Oklahoma, Mrs. Bettie Robinson and Mrs. Jennie Williams, Miss Laura Griffith and Virgil Griffith of Corinth.
(Compiled from stories in the Denton Record Chronicle)
Mary Jane Nichols Griffith (1849 - 1892)
Louanna Trout Griffith (1865 - 1937)*
Annie Brook Griffith Martin (1870 - 1946)*
Jennie May Griffith Williams (1876 - 1955)*
Louis Thomas Griffith (1882 - 1890)*
Calvin Griffith (1902 - ____)*
Virgil Griffith (1905 - 1980)*
Old Hall Cemetery
Lewisville (Denton County)
Plot: section D2 close to Mary Jane Griffith
Created by: tubbfan
Record added: Nov 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31485966