|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1916|
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 1997|
Sgt US ARMY, AIR FORCE WWII; son of Charles and Julia Mae Green Griffin; was born April 15, 1916, near Russ, Missouri. He departed this life Sunday, December 7, 1997, in his home, in Lebanon, Missouri, at the age of eighty-one years, seven months, and twenty-two days.
In 1948, he was united in marriage to Ruth Finley, who perceded him in death in 1949.
In 1951, he was united in marriage to Mildred Lucille Chaney, and together they shared thirty-two years before her passing on July, 16, 1983.
He was also perceded in death by his parents; a step-daughter, Shirley Finley; a step-son Thomas Robert McKenzie; four brothers, Ulysses, Anderson, Richard, and Russell Griffin; and four sisters, Bessie Hoskins, Lori Waugh, Pearl Rogers, and Jessie Brown.
Henry is survived by a daughter, Nancy K. Griffin Longo, of Lebanon, Missouri; a step-son Kenneth Leroy Zeornes, of Marshfield, Missouri; two grandaughters, Doris Mace and Angela Teubner, both of Lebanon, Missourithree setp-grandaughters, Patricia McKenzie, Deanna Campbell, and Amanda Ward all of Lebanon, Missouri; four step-grandsons, Kenny Bea Zeornes, of Sedalia, Missouri, Kerry Zeornes and Tim Harris , of Lebanon, Missouri, and Michael Zeornes, of Kansas City, Missouri; a great-grandaughter Karen Burgess, of Lebanon, Missouri; and a great-grandson Trenton Teubner, of Lebanon, Missouri; ten step-great-grandchildren; a brother Bill Griffin, of Kansas City, Missouri; a sister Marie Ford, of Lebanon, Missouri; a number of neices and nephews; as well as a host of relatives and friends.
He liked visiting with his neighbors and particularly loved the the neighborhood children. His family was always important to him and he loved taking care of them. He enjoyed being with his family and especally loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Henry was a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and uncle, and was a caring neighbor and friend. He will be fondly remimbered and greatly missed by all those who knew and loved him.
Charley Austin Griffin (1876 - 1936)
Julia Mae Green Griffin (1882 - 1975)
Ruth Mae Finley Griffin (1924 - 1949)
Mildred Lucille Chaney Griffin (1916 - 1983)*
Nancy Kay Griffith (1952 - 2015)*
Ulysses Austin Griffin (1899 - 1974)*
Bessie E Griffin Hoskins (1901 - 1992)*
Pearl Griffin Rogers (1905 - 1993)*
Lora Elizabeth Griffin Waugh (1906 - 1985)*
Jessie Adaline Griffin Brown (1908 - 1973)*
Anderson Forrest Griffin (1909 - 1983)*
Ervin Richard Griffin (1911 - 1947)*
Nathan Russell Griffin (1913 - 1997)*
Henry Roy Griffin (1916 - 1997)
Elgo Marie Griffin Ford (1920 - 2016)*
William Howard Griffin (1924 - 2010)*
Lebanon City Cemetery
Maintained by: Doris Mace Moore
Originally Created by: Juanita Sloan Lowrance
Record added: May 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26635761