MONAHANS — Graveside services for Louis D. Griffin, 87, of Gatesville, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Monahans City Cemetery in Monahans.

Scott’s Funeral Home of Gatesville is in charge of arrangements.

He died Friday, Aug. 17, 2007, at a Gatesville nursing center.

He was born Jan. 22, 1920, in Van Buren, Ark., the son of Louis L. Griffin and Janie Patton Griffin. He was married to Juanita Ashburn on April 11, 1943, in Pyote.

Survivors include his sons, Leo Griffin, Jackie Griffin and Ellis Griffin; his daughters, Evelyn Kennedy and Virginia Britton; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Juanita on Feb. 17, 2007; a son, Ray Griffin; three sisters; and one brother.

Memorials may be made to the Gatesville Revival Center building fund.