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 Mary Helen <I>Fisher</I> Griffith

Mary Helen Fisher Griffith

Ardmore, Carter County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 16 Sep 2008 (aged 72)
Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA
Burial Killeen, Bell County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 30675548 · View Source
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Mary Helen Fisher Griffith, 72, of Austin, Travis County, Texas, died Tuesday, 16 September 2008. She was born Friday, 24 April 1936 in Ardmore, Carter County, Oklahoma. the daughter of Bill and Edith Fisher.

Mary graduated from C. E. Byrd High School in Shreveport, Caddo Parrish, Louisiana in 1954. In 1958 she graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas with a BS degree in Social Science.

Mary was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and friend who made a difference in the lives of everyone she touched. She was active all her life in church work. Some of the things she participated in were choirs, youth work, bell choir, hospital visitor, Flower Team chairman, food committees, and prayer circle. She also participated in Gamma Phi Beta sorority alumnae, and the Texas Instruments-Austin Retiree's Club (TI-ARC). She was a loyal supporter of any sport played by her children or grandchildren.

Mary was preceded in Death by her parents and her younger brother, Gene Fisher.

Husband--John Griffith
Son--Gary Griffith and his wife, Cindy and her son, Jeff Larson
Son--Greg Griffith and his wife Jenn
Daughter--Linda Griffith Coulter and her husband, Scott Coulter
Daughter--Cheryl Griffith Burris and her husband, Brad Burris
Daughter--Jennifer Griffith Frame and her husband, David Frame
Ten Grandchiltren--Lindsey Burris, Evan Burris, John Brooks Burris, David Frame, Alex Frame, Colin Frame, Emma Griffith, Cooper Griffith, Carter Griffith, and Travis Griffith
Sister--Dixie Fisher McDowell and her husband, Charles McDowell
Sister--Linda Fisher Price
Numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews

Funeral services were on 22 September 2008 at Bethany United Methodist Church in Austin with Burial at Central Texas State Veteran's Cemetery, Kileen, Texas.

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  • Added: 18 Oct 2008
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Helen Fisher Griffith (24 Apr 1936–16 Sep 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30675548, citing Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, Killeen, Bell County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .