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Tharon D. Griffith


April 26, 2017

Tharon D. Griffith

Dad's Obituary

Tharon D. Griffith, 79, died April 10 at his residence in Goldendale.

He was born in Toppinish Washington on July 9, 1937 "Under a peach tree" to Cleatus and Dorothy Griffith, the oldest of 8 Children.

Terry drove truck for Fred Meyer for 20 years and was a member of the Teamsters Union, Local 162, and retired to Goldendale in 1995.

Terry enjoyed Camping with family & friends, and his lifelong hobby, was Golf. "Griff's" favorite Golf quote was, "It's not that all Golfers lie, it's just that a lot of liar's Golf"!!! "Griff" will be missed greatly by all of his golfing buddies.

Mr. Griffith is preceded in death by a son, Michael L. Griffith of Cascade Idaho.

Terry is survived by his wife Laurie Griffith and son Dean Griffith, of Emmett Idaho, daughter Jodi Griffith-Mathews, of Ponte Vedra, Florida, and son Marty Griffith, of Arlington, Washington; Seven Grandchildren, and Nine Great grandchildren.

A "Celebration of Life" gathering took place Friday April 14th at the Goldendale American Legion.


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