CATHERINE FAVORS GRIFFIN
Mrs. Catherine Favors Griffin, 61, a resident of Patterson and native of Franklin, died Thursday, June 12, at 9:10 a.m., at Thibodaux Medical Center following a short illness.
She is survived by two sons, Alvin Griffin of Morgan City and Calvin Griffin of Patterson; two daughters, Mrs. Roberta Marie Brooks and Ms. Tiffany Marie Griffin, both of Patterson; seven brothers, Leroy Favors and Dan Gant, both of Morgan City; Charles Favors of Los Angeles, California; Samuel Gant, Willie Douglas and David Douglas, all of Patterson; and Benjamin Dugas of Tallahassee, Florida; 10 sisters, Mrs. Anna Favors, Mrs. Barbara Daniel, Mrs. Loretta Ba’don, Mrs. Ada Lightfoot, Mrs. Billie Hartman, all of Patterson; Mrs. Florence Washington of Lafayette; Mrs. Alice Harris of Morgan City; Mrs. Bertha Mae Gant of Houston, Texas; Mrs. Alma Shields of Baldwin; and Mrs. Mary Ann Ferguson of Baltimore, Maryland; 21 grandchildren; and one great grandchild.
Mrs. Griffin was preceded in death by her grandparents, her parents and three uncles.
Visitations will be observed Saturday, June 22, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at St. Luke Baptist Church, 1709 Harry St., in Patterson.
Burial rites will be read Saturday, at 1 p.m., at that church, with the Rev. Keith Verrett officiating. Interment will follow in the Shields Cemetery on Williams St. in Patterson.
The Otis Mortuary of Franklin is in charge of preparations.