Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 2, 2010, at 10:00 AM at Saulters-Moore Funeral Home Chapel, Prentiss, MS for Mr. Wyatte Magee Griffith, age 80, who passed away Saturday, October 30, 2010 at his residence in New Hebron. Interment will follow in Whitesand Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday, November 1, 2010 from 5:30 - 8:30 PM at Saulters-Moore Funeral Home in Prentiss.
Wyatte Magee Griffith was born August 10, 1930 in Jefferson Davis County, MS to F.M. Griffith and Ona Magee Griffith. He was an Army Veteran and served in the Korean War.
Mr. Griffith worked in the oil field business for 40 years and retired as Production Foreman for Apache Oil Company. He was a member of Whitesand Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Catherine L. Griffith of New Hebron, MS; two sisters: Kitty Riley of Clinton, MS and Dixie Walker of Brookhaven, MS.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, a brother and two sisters.