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Elizabeth Ann "Liz" Griffith, 90, Anderson, passed away Nov. 25, 2017, at St. Vincent Hospice Center in Indianapolis after an extended illness.
She was born Feb. 21, 1927, in Middletown, the daughter of Howard and Fannie Reedy. She graduated from Middletown High School and lived all of her life in this area.
Liz was a bookkeeper for her husband's business, Griffith Motors for many years and proudly obtained her private pilot license. She was a member of the former First Friends Church and a 50-year member of Middletown Order of Eastern Star.
Liz is survived by her husband, Bob Griffith of Anderson, age 93, to whom she was married for 71 years; three daughters, Nickie (Craig) Barnhart of Zebulon, North Carolina, Penny Wilson of Indianapolis and Nancy (Jack) Mumbower of Atlanta, Indiana; seven grandchildren, Ben (Becky) Mumbower, Nick (Michelle) Mumbower, Jake (Bethany) Mumbower, Megan Barnhart, Meredith Barnhart, Kyle (Ashley) Ponsler, and Kasey (Josh) Phillips; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the neighbors of Bob and Liz for all the care and concerns they have shown towards them.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and several brothers and sisters.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Service & Crematory with Pastor Clifton Ashlock officiating. Burial will be in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.
Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to United Wesleyan Church, 2233 S. Central Way, Anderson, IN 46011.
Online condolences may be made at www.brownbutzdiedring.com.
Published on November 28, 2017
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