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 Carl Durward Griggs

Carl Durward Griggs

Birth
Eastland County, Texas, USA
Death 5 Nov 1978 (aged 82)
Stephens County, Texas, USA
Burial Necessity, Stephens County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 111816548 · View Source
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C.D. (Carl) Griggs, 82, of the Union Hill Community, died at 1:10 p.m. Sunday at his home following a lengthy illness.
Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Melton Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with the Rev. Mike Boyd, pastor of Necessity Baptist Church, assisted by the Rev. Jesse Fambro, pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Breckenridge, officiating. Burial was in Necessity Cemetery under the direction of Melton Funeral Home.
Mr. Griggs was born Aug. 9, 1896, in Eastland County. He was married to the former Mary Ada Sullivan on Sept. 3, 1916, in Breckenridge. They lived in Eastland following their marriage and moved to Stephens County in 1919 or 1920, where he worked in the oilfields for Magnolia until about 1925.
He had resided in the Union Hill Community since moving to Stephens County and had farmed and ranched since 1925.
He was a Methodist.
Mrs. Griggs preceded him in death June 12, 1974.
A son-in-law, Wesley Hill, preceded him in death in 1975; and two brothers and three sisters also preceded him in death.

The Breckenridge American
November 8, 1978

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Name: Carl Durward Griggs
Birth Date: 9 Aug 1896
Birth Place: Eastland, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Residence: Breckenridge, Stephens, Texas
Father: L J Griggs
Mother: Margie Hybart
Age at Death: 82
Death Date: 5 Nov 1978
Death Place: Breckenridge, Stephens, Texas, USA
Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982


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  • Created by: bhrfrd123
  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111816548
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Carl Durward Griggs (9 Aug 1896–5 Nov 1978), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111816548, citing Necessity Cemetery, Necessity, Stephens County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by bhrfrd123 (contributor 46907159) .