Bessie Hennigan Griffith

Bessie Hennigan Griffith was born on February 11, 1914 in Merryville, Louisiana to Thomas and Margret Hennigan.  She went to be with the Lord on November 25, 2008 after a brief illness at Willis Knighton Hospital in Bossier City, Louisiana. A free spirit who loved life for 94 years and who touched the hearts of many. A memory that never forgot anything.


Preceded in death by her son Mark Wayne Griffith. Left to cherish her memory is her Son: Jesse Griffith and spouse, Brenda of Haughton, Louisiana. Grandson: Richard Griffith and Great Grandchildren: Ashley and Austin Griffith. Visitation will begin on Friday, November 28, 2008 at 11:00 am until the time of service at 1:00 PM with the Rev. Kimball officiating at Myers Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder, Louisiana. Burial will be in Cannon Cemetery in Merryville, Louisiana. Thanks to the SICU Nurses and Doctors for the special care all who helped. Thanks to the young man from First Baptist Church of Bossier City, Louisiana. We could not remember your name, but you were our angel.

Bessie Hennigan Griffith