Francis H. Griffith
Date of Birth:  May 25, 1925
Date of Death:  October 15, 2008

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  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Friday, October 17, 2008   7:00 PM
  • Private  
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    Frances H. Griffith, 83, a member of Community United Methodist Church and a resident of Severna Park.
    Mrs. Griffith was born in Arnold, PA on May 25, 1925 to the late Samuel A. and Pearl Harnest.
    Mrs. Griffith graduated from Madison College in 1947 which is now the James Madison University.  She taught at Gray manor Elementary in Baltimore County in the 50's and at High Point Elementary in Anne Arundel County in the 60's,70's, and 80's.  She retired in 1985 after over 30 years of service.  She lived in Pasadena in 1947 when she moved to Severna Park, Maryland.  Mrs. Griffith was a member of the Anne Arundel County Teachers Association and the Dundalk Sweet Adelines.
    Mrs. Griffith was preceded in death by her husband Roderick N. Griffith whom she married in 1948 and her brother Earl Harnest.  She is survived by her daughter Eileen G. Marion of Davidsonville, her granddaughters Jessica Riley and Kristin Marion, and two great grandchildren.
    A memorial services will be held at 7:00 PM on Friday, October 17, 2008 at the Stallings Funeral Home, PA.  Interment is private.  Memorial contributions may be made to Dundalk Sweet Adelines Chapter, Young Women in Harmony, c/o Bev Bruening, 5509 Hamilton Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21206.