Wilma Jean Griggs, 94, passed away on April 1, 2018
Wilma Jean Griggs, 94, formerly of El Dorado, died Sunday April 1, 2018.
There will be a private memorial for the family.
Wilma Jean was born July 12, 1923, daughter of Maggie (Slankard) and William Porter Dial. She was born and raised in El Dorado. She was united in marriage on Nov 26, 1941 to Lowell P. Griggs Sr. in El Dorado. She had numerous jobs throughout the years. When Lowell retired they would travel and go camping at the El Dorado Lake, but being with grandchildren was the highlight of her life. She spent her last seven years of her life living in Radium Springs, NM with her son and her friends; spending time at the senior center in Radium Springs visiting with everyone and making new friends.
Survivors include: her two sons, James (Linda), and Jackie (Elva) of Radium Springs, NM; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildern.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lowell Griggs Sr.; son, Lowell Griggs Jr.;3 sisters and 3 brothers.
A memorial has been established with American Cancer Society. www.cancer.org.; phone at 800-227-2345.; or by mail to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 42040, Oklahoma City, OK 73123. Make sure that the checks are made payable to the American Cancer Society.