Billie Ellen Griffin, 85, Neosho, passed away Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017 at her home.

Billie Ellen Griffin, 85,  Neosho, passed away Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017 at her home.
She was born Aug. 19, 1932 in Crowley, Texas the daughter of T.W. and Lucy (Duncan) Creswell.  
On April 17, 1950 in Boise, Idaho she was united in marriage to Guy “Pete” Griffin, who survives.  
Also surviving are one son, David Griffin and his wife Carol, Washburn; three daughters, Karen Kennedy and her husband Randy, Jay, Okla., Dorothy Wolgamott and her husband Miles,  Neosho, and Shana Griffin, Neosho; one brother, Royce Creswell and his wife Sylvia, Boise, Idaho; five grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her parents and three sisters, Mildred Scarbrough, Evelyn Bullard and Freda Restibo.
Billie received her education at Siloam Springs, Ark. She was a homemaker.  In 1960 she moved from Arkansas to Neosho to make her home.  She was a member of Hillcrest Church of Christ in Neosho.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017 at McQueen Funeral Home in Wheaton.  Burial will be at McNatt Cemetery in McNatt, Missouri.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday at McQueen Funeral Home in Wheaton.
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