Oliver Funeral Home of Winona, Inc.
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Helen Durham Griffin
(January 2, 1924 - June 27, 2017)
Mrs. Helen Durham Griffin, 93, of Grenada, formerly of Winona, passed away at Vickers Personal Care Home in Mathiston on Tuesday,
June 27. She was born in Montgomery County on January 2, 1924, to Tom Jones Durham and Nellie Neal Tyler Durham. She was a
1941 graduate of Winona High School and a homemaker. Mrs. Griffin was a Methodist and a member of the VFW Auxiliary. She was
preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Major R. Cleve Griffin Jr. (USAF Ret.); infant son, William Wayne Griffin;
daughter-in-law, Sherry Griffin; five sisters; and one brother.
Mrs. Griffin is survived by two sons, Thomas C. Griffin (Carol) of Winona and Robert N. Griffin (Kay) of Starkville; granddaughter, Laura
Griffin Faulkner (Frank) of Winona and two great-grandchildren, Griffin and Gracee Faulkner of Winona.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, June 29, from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m., at Oliver Funeral Home, followed by a graveside service at
Winona Garden of Memory. Rev. Clifton Curtis and Rev. John L. Walker will officiate the service.
Thursday, June 29 2 - 3 pm
Oliver Funeral Home
Thursday, June 29
Winona Garden of Memory
Immediately following visitation
|Carole Mansfield Jones
My condolences to the entire family of my great aunt Helen. I wish we were able to come up to Winona for the
funeral. Love and prayers to you all!
Carole Mansfield Jones, daughter of Joe Mansfield
Jacqueline Durham Moran
God Bless and condolences.
I am descendent of Wm. Lindsey Durham, Montgomery County, Ms.
Tom Durham was a cousin in the early years.
|January 2, 1924
June 27, 2017