M. T. Griffin's Rites Planned
Funeral services for Morris T. Griffin, 92, a resident of Denton County for
seventy-seven years, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Cemetery Hill near
Hebron, Denton County. Burial will be in
Griffin, a Lewisville, Denton County, landowner and businessman, died Wednesday
at the home of his daughter, Mrs Fred Holt of Hebron.
Born in Rome, Ga., he came to Texas at the age of fifteen. He had farmed for
most of his life.
Surviving are his wife; two
daughters, Mrs. Lauretta Holt and Mrs. Gladys Crider, both of Hebron; five sons,
John A. Griffin and Steve H. Griffin, both of Lewisville, W. T. Griffin and Joe
H. Griffin, both of Plano, Collin County, and R. E. Griffin of Frisco, Collin
County; seventeen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
Dallas Morning News - October 27, 1949
Submitted by Edward Lynn