Dolores (Griffith) Tisdale
WHS Alumni Class of 51
April 24, 2007
WINSLOW, IN — Dolores (Griffith) Tisdale, age 73, of Winslow, Indiana passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2007, at her residence. She born October 21, 1933, in Pike County, Indiana, to Eugene and Hazel Traylor Griffith. She graduated from Winslow High School in 1951. She married Jerry W. Stephens December 27, 1951. He preceded her in death May 29, 1963. She married Richard Tisdale September 24, 1965. She worked at the Press Dispatch for several years. She worked at Parkers Drugs in Winslow for 3 years in the late 80s. She worked with her husband Richard at the Biggs and Tisdale Insurance Agency in Winslow from 1990 to 1996. She belonged to the Delta Theta Tau Sorority, The Winslow Eastern Star, UHL Collector Society.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Tisdale of Winslow; one daughter, Jennifer (Stephens) and husband, Jim Drew, of Winslow; one son, Van Stephens and wife, Deann, of Winslow; mother, Hazel Griffith of Winslow; 2 sisters, Janice Mills of Winslow and Rita Faye Craney of Winslow; four brothers, Frank Wayne Griffith of Oakland City, Nathan Elwood Griffith of Winslow, Roger Griffith of Winslow and Richard Griffith of Petersburg; six grandchildren, Laura (Drew) Woolard of Jasper, Haley (Drew) Greer of Princeton, Amy (Drew) Stinson of Winslow, Kasey Drew of Winslow, Morgan Stephens of Winslow. amd Aaron Stephens of Winslow; and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Eugene Griffith, her first husband, Jerry W. Stephens, daughter, Emily Jean Tisdale, and a great-grandson.
Arrangements were handled by Curtis Funeral Home, 300 Walnut St., Winslow, Ind., where the family received friends from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 27, 2007. An Eastern Star service was held at 7 p.m. Friday. Funeral services were at Curtis Funeral Home at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 28, 2007, the Rev. Freddie Brittan officiating. Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery in Winslow, Ind.