Griggs, Eddie

Eddie Griggs
Have been held.

Eddie Griggs, 62, of Portales, died Monday, Oct. 11, 2004, at Heartland Continuing Care Center in Portales.

He was born on Sept. 21, 1942, in Lubbock, to Marvin and Rosa Dixon.

He was a mechanic who worked for Roy Walker. The family wishes to thank all the nurses and staff at Heartland Continuing Care Center.

He was preceded in death by his father; two sisters, Marva Louise Hall and Rosemary Dixon.

Survivors include his mother; two sons, Eddie and Roger Griggs; a daughter, Beverly Griggs; seven brothers, Quincy and Jimmy Griggs, Jack, James, Marvin and Christopher Dixon, and Sonny Adams; three sisters, Linda Howard, Vicki Jones, and Shirley Moore; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The Rev. R.L. Smith will officiate the services.

Cremation has taken place.

Memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society.

Arrangements are by Steed-Todd Funeral Home of Clovis.