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Draper Young Griffis
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Birth: Mar. 4, 1882
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 23, 1966

Married James D Griffis 10-21-1900. Parents were William Daniel Young & Miranda Elmira Downs.

OBIT- Funeral services for Mrs Draper Griffis, 84, were held at 4 pm Sunday at the Phillips and Luckey Chapel in Rockdale with the Rev Allison Joyce, pastor of First Christian Church, officiating. Burial was in the Forest Grove Cemetery. Mrs Griffis died Saturday at 10 am in Richards Hospital where she had been for several days. She was a member of the First Christian Church.

Born March 4, 1882, in Rockdale, Mrs Griffis had spent her entire life here. Her parents were the late Mr and Mrs WD Young. She married James D Griffis Oct 20, 1900 in Rockdale. Mr Griffis died in 1956. Four sons and four daughters also preceded her in death.

Surviving are a son, Floyd Griffis, of Clute; two daughters, Mrs Roy Spence and Mrs HW McGuire of Rockdale; five grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Pallbearers were NE Alford, Hardy Young, Roy Young, Elmer Smith, Lee Young, Geo Young, Graham Young and Harry Young. 
Family links: 
  Malcolm Melvin Newton Griffis (1903 - 1915)*
  Ella Griffis (1908 - 1908)*
  James Hubert Griffis (1910 - 1912)*
  Margaret Griffis (1913 - 1913)*
  Mildred Louise Griffis (1918 - 1918)*
  Garland Edwin Griffis (1920 - 1920)*
  William Carl Griffis (1922 - 1925)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Grove Cemetery
Milam County
Texas, USA
Created by: Karen Neal Morey
Record added: Oct 24, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9703202
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