Clara Dorothy Whaley Griffin

Death:Tuesday, January 8, 2008
Ogle Co, Illinois

Clara Dorothy Griffin, 87, of Oregon, formerly of Chana, died Tuesday Jan. 8, 2008 in Oregon Health Care Center. She was born March 1, 1920 in Tellico Plains, TN the daughter of John N. & Coredelia Lain Whaley. She married Donald H. Griffin in 1940; he preceded her in death many years ago. Clara worked for Tri-County Opportunities for several years. She is survived by sons, Garry Griffin of Oregon, Larry (Judy) Griffin of Haines, OR, and Gerald Griffin of Rochelle; 8 Grandchildren; 9 Great Grandchildren; and brothers , Arthur Whaley of NC and Vernie Whaley of TN. She was also preceded in death by her parents, 2 brothers, and 2 sisters. Funeral services will be held Saturday Jan. 12, 2008 at 11:00 AM in the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 110 S. 7th St., Oregon with Rev. Jerry Clark, pastor of First Baptist Church of Oregon, officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Mt. Morris. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 5:00-7:00 PM. A memorial fund has been established in her name.

Source: Mortuary Obit

The information on this site may be used in personal family history research, with source citation. The pages in entirety may not be duplicated for publication in any fashion without the permission of the owner. Commercial use of any material on this site is not permitted.