Name: Harry Eugene Griffith 1 2
Birth: 28 MAR 1907 in Hamilton Co., IL 1
Death: 6 MAR 1970 in Collinsville, Madison, IL 1
Burial: Odd Fellows Cemetery, McLeansboro, Hamilton, IL 3
He lived in Collinsville, IL when his mother died in 1963 and in McLeansboro, IL when his father died in 1968. There are no children listed in his obit.
His obituary as printed in the 7 Mar 1970 edition of the Mt. Veron, IL Register-News:
"Harry Griffith McLeansboro
Harry E. Griffith of Collinsville, died at 8:25 a.m. Friday at his home at the age of 62.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday at the Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro. Burial will be in Oddfellows cemetery.
The body will lie in state at the Gholson Funeral Home, where friends may call after 2:00 p.m. Sunday.
Mr. Griffith was born in hamilton county on Mar. 28, 1907, the son of Albert and Martha (Mayberry) Griffith. He married Rose Huddleston, who survives.
Other survivors include two brothers, Claude of Madison and Hallie of McLeansboro, and four daughters, Mrs. Nellie Farris of Hartford, and Mrs. Mary Greene, Mrs. Grace Campbell, and Mrs. Pearl Prince of McLeansboro."
Father: Albert Newton Griffith b: 4 MAR 1873 in Hamilton Co., IL
Mother: Martha Isabelle Mayberry b: 10 DEC 1874 in Hamilton Co., IL
- Title: Legacy of Kin, Vol. 2
Author: Harold G. Felty
Note: This was the work of a distant cousin. It is an extraction of obituaries from the newspapers of Hamilton Co., IL from 1958 to 1992.
Note: My own collection
Page: Page 955. listing 1970-89
- Title: Kreher, Lisa Marlene (Elliott)
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Text: Memorial# 120304906