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Elbert Dale Griffin

Male 1938 - 2017  (78 years)


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  • Name Elbert Dale Griffin  [1, 2
    Born 26 Jul 1938  Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Jun 2017  Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Gravel Hill Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Elbert Dale Griffin, 78, of Lufkin, Texas passed away Thursday, June 15, 2017 at his residence.

      Dale was born July 26, 1938 in Sabine County to Austin Elbert and Annie Arlee Moore Griffin. He was an Army veteran and a retired service supervisor for Reliant Energy. He had resided in Lufkin for 10 years having previously lived in Houston, Texas.

      Dale is survived by his wife, Carol Griffin, of Lufkin, Texas; daughters, Kathryn Griffin of Houston, Texas and Melanie Griffin; brothers, Paul Griffin, of Rosevine, Texas, Jerry Griffin of Hemphill, Texas, Donald Griffin of Rosevine, Texas, and Philip Griffin of Rosevine, Texas; sisters, Freddie Fuller and Glinda Retherford, both of Rosevine; and grandchildren, Alyssa Benzkofer of Houston, Texas, Nikolas Maffei of Houston, Texas, and Vincent Griffin of Austin, Texas.

      He was preceded in death by his brothers, Sammy Griffin and Eddie Dean Griffin and sister, Bobbie Griffin.

      Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, June 18, 2017 in Starr Funeral Home Chapel, 510 Starr Street, Hemphill, Texas with visitation to be held from 1:00 p.m. until service time Sunday.

      Burial will follow service in Gravel Hill Cemetery in Hemphill, Texas.

      Downloaded from the Starr Funeral Home website
    Person ID I43819  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2017 

    Father Austin Elbert Griffin,   b. 11 Sep 1913,   d. 4 May 1982  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Annie Arlee Moore,   b. 20 Jan 1917, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 2013, Rosevine, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married Y  [3
    Family ID F13011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jul 1938 - Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Jun 2017 - Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Gravel Hill Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S266] Ancestry.com - Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997 [database online], (Ancestry.com Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: Texas. Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997. Texas: Texas Department of State Health Services. Microfiche.).

    2. [S336] The Sabine County Reporter, P.O. Box 700, Hemphill, Texas (Published Weekly), (Founded in 1883, The Sabine County Reporter (USPS 474-660) is published once a week on Wednesday. The Reporter is Published by Sabine County Reporter, Inc. Postmaster: Send change of address to P.O. Box 700, Hemphill, Texas 75948-0700. The Sabine County Reporter and The Rambler merged March 1, 1988. Member National Newspaper Association and Texas Press Association.), September 25, 2013, page 14, obituary of Annie Arlee Griffin (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S873] Find A Grave [database online]; http://www.findagrave.com/, (Thousands of contributors submit new listings, updates, corrections, photographs and virtual flowers every hour to the FIND A GRAVE website. When it comes to administrating, building and maintaining the site, Find A Grave is largely operated by its founder, Jim Tipton.), # 81584022 (Reliability: 3).