GRIFFITH James "Chubby", 82, husband of Joyce Griffith, died Monday, Feb 3, 2014. Born in Lexington, he was a son of the late Clay and Ruth Griffith. He was an Air Force veteran, a US Postal carrier for over 32 years and an event staffer for UK athletics for over 21 years. He was a member of Gardenside Christian Church. Survivors are three daughters, Lisa (David) Dunn, Forney, TX, Rita Griffith, Lexington, and Leslie (Daryl) Kanatzar, Versailles; five grandsons, Steven LaBarge, James Todd Griffith, Matthew Kanatzar, Todd Dunn and Clayton Dunn. He was preceded in death by a son, Todd Griffith. Funeral services will be 2pm Friday at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home - Main St. Burial will be in Lexington Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8pm Thursday.
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Feb. 5, 2014