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Claude Jerome Griffitts, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1921
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 2004
Georgia, USA

Info on Veterans' Gravesite posting.
Parents: Claude Jerome Griffitts and Pearl Dewey May

Exerpted obituary: Knoxville News-Sentinel, The (TN) - Monday, December 20, 2004

GRIFFITTS, MR. C. J. "BUSTER" - age 83, Dalton, Georgia, formerly of Rockwood, Tennessee, passed away Saturday, December 18, 2004. He was of the Presbyterian faith.

He was a supervisor with Griffitts-Bell Paving Company in Knoxville, Tennessee before going to work for Brown Printing Company in Dalton, Georgia. Mr. Griffitts lived a charitable life, helping those in need all year round and at Christmas time. Many who were privileged to have known him enjoyed his colorful sense of humor.

Preceded in death by Wife, Jessie Rose Martin Griffitts. Survivors include: daughters: Tina Jennings, Dalton, GA, Jere Fleckenstein, Cullowhee, NC granddaughter: Ashley Newell, Asheville, NC sister: Anne Hyde, Martha's Vineyard, MA.

Special thanks to all his many caregivers and the loving staff of Peachtree Estates. Graveside services and interment will be held Tuesday at 10:00 A.M. in the Oak Grove Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Claude J. Griffitts (1896 - 1954)
 
 Sibling:
  Evelin Ray Griffitts (1919 - 1920)*
  Claude Jerome Griffitts (1921 - 2004)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Rockwood
Roane County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Sherlocks Cousin
Record added: Jul 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73080147
Claude Jerome Griffitts, Jr
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2d cousin 1x removed to husband; rest in peace soldier
- Sherlocks Cousin
 Added: Oct. 2, 2012
CPL US ARMY WORLD WAR II
- Sherlocks Niece
 Added: Jan. 9, 2012
 
 
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