Henrietta <I>Griffith</I> McKowen

Henrietta Griffith McKowen

Birth
Port Hudson, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 1 Apr 1987 (aged 91)
Zachary, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Zachary, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 51842400 · View Source
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Mrs. Alex Cobb Henrietta Griffith McKowen died Wednesday, April 1, 1987, at Lane Memorial Nursing Home, Zachary. She was 91, a native of Port Hudson and resident of Lindsay.

Survived by two daughters, Mrs. Harry S. (Beryl) Morris Sr., Zachary, and Mrs. Mansel (Pearl) Slaughter, Baker; three sons, Alex C. McKowen Jr. and John Griffith McKowen, both of Jackson, and Henry G. McKowen II, Baton Rouge; a sister, Mrs. Delos R. Johnson, Franklinton; 16 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.

Preceded in death by parents, William P. and Henrietta Griffith; husband, Alex C. McKowen Sr.; a sister, Mrs. Eugenia Griffith McKowen; and a brother, Dr. John Keller Griffith.

Pallbearers will be Harry S. Morris Jr., Dr. Martin M. Morris, Keith G. Morris, Mansel S. Slaughter Jr., Dr. James L. Slaughter, Alex C. McKowen III, Wayne Henry McKowen, John Griffith McKowen Jr. and Robert Michael McKowen.

She was a member of The Plains Presbyterian Church. She attended Bell Haven College, Jackson, Miss., and was a graduate of Southwestern Louisiana Institute, Lafayette.

Memorial donations may be made to The Plains Presbyterian Church.

Obituary published in The Advocate, (Baton Rouge, La.) - April 3, 1987, page 6-C.



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  • Created by: Rita Graves
  • Added: 30 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51842400
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henrietta Griffith McKowen (24 Jun 1895–1 Apr 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51842400, citing Young Family Cemetery, Zachary, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Rita Graves (contributor 46836288) .