Jerry Lee Griggs
1945 ~ 2013
Jerry Lee Griggs of Star, Idaho left this world in the arms of Jesus on October 23, 2013.
Jerry was born January 10, 1945 to Jasper and Esther Griggs of Castleford, Idaho.
Jerry was a Christian, a cowboy, a police officer, a truck driver, a heavy equipment operator, a huge Boise State fan, and an all around good guy. He played basketball for Castleford High School and served two years in the US Army. Jerry loved the Lord, his wife and his family. He made friends wherever he went and blessed us all with his frequent phone calls.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Raymond, J.D., and Onel; and his sister, Dorothy Cook-Wuest.
He is survived by his siblings, Reva (John) Brewer; Hershel (Theresa) Griggs; Jim (Barbara) Griggs; and Glenda Britz; his wife, Kathy Griggs; his daughters, Shannon Albano of Spokane, WA and Katrina Griggs of Twin Falls, ID; his stepchildren, Michael (Pam) Mitchell; Shannon (Joey) Campos; and Seth Mitchell; as well as thirteen grandchildren, two great grandsons, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Jerry's Life will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, November 2, 2013 at Eagle Christian Church, 100 Short Lane, Eagle, ID.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family on Jerry's memorial webpage at www.summersfuneral.com.
Published in Idaho Statesman from Oct. 25 to Oct. 27, 2013
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1205 West Bannock Street Boise, ID 83702