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Tolbert Griggs


1921 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
GRIGGS Tolbert Clayton, 97, of Lexington, KY, died Monday, August 6, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife of over 73 years, Anna (Jo) Marie Griggs. Born in Scott County, KY, on April 18, 1921, he was a son of the late Herman and Erma Griggs. He was a member of Arlington Christian Church. Survivors are two sons, Larry (Jack) Griggs, Cincinnati, OH, and Mark Douglas (Julie) Griggs, Lexington; a granddaughter, Candace Marie Moore; and one great-grand-daughter, Rylee Madison Moore. Mr. Griggs was a sergeant in the United States Army during WWII, serving in the 448 Antiaircraft Artillery Battalion in the European theatre. He also attended the University of Kentucky. Memorial contributions may be made to Arlington Christian Church, Lexington, KY. Funeral service will be 2pm Saturday at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home-Main St. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 10 12 noon Saturday.
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Aug. 10, 2018
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