Jennie Griffin


Jennie J. Griffin, 86, of Paris, passed away at 9:45 a.m. Friday, June 7, 2019, at Gibson Family Center for Hospice Care, Terre Haute, Ind.  She was an apartment manager for Quality Housing in Paris for more than30 years and CMS Management in Marshall for 15 years and also worked for Community Home Care in Paris for 15 years. 

A funeral service is 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 11, at Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home. Burial follows in Edgar Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, June 10, at the funeral home.

Mrs. Griffin was born Feb. 15, 1933, in Edgar County, the daughter of the late Lewis “Bill” and Marjorie Quinn Hollingsworth. 

She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Clyde Griffin; children, Cathy Ann Edwards, Arthur Lee (Deanie) Griffin, William (Michelle) Griffin, Kimberly (James A.) Shannon and Guy Griff Griffin, all of Paris; a brother, Frank Hollingsworth of Paris; a sister, Norma Griffin of Paris; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by a daughter Jennifer Griffin; a granddaughter, Nicole Pennington; a great-grandson, Jerred Schomaker; and three brothers Robert, William and Donald Hollingsworth.

Mrs. Griffin was a member of Bell Ridge Christian Church.

Memorial donations may be made to ECCF, Inc. DO IT Fund or Shriner’s Hospitals For Children. 

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