Billie June Griffith

03/06/1931 –


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  • Visitation
Date: 02/19/2020
Time: 6:00 pm
 – 8:00 pm
  • Funeral Service
Date: 02/20/2020
Time: 3:00 pm
 – 4:00 pm
  • Graveside Service
Date: 02/22/2020
Time: 2:00 pm
 – 3:00 pm


Billie June (Curtis) Griffith passed away on Monday, February 17, 2020.  She was born on March 6, 1931 in Vickery, TX to the late Ed B. Curtis and Willie Mae (Ball) Curtis.  She was raised in Vickery and attended local schools.  She married Elwin Leroy Griffith on September 8, 1951 in Dallas.  Her passions included homemaking, cooking, gardening and fishing.  She had a great love of family and was caretaker to many of them at the end of their lives.  She was a proud member of the Eastern Star and Daughters of the Nile.  She was a faithful member of First Baptist Church Branch for many years.  She moved to Lubbock from Princeton, TX in 2015.

Billie is survived by her son, Tim Griffith and wife Mandy of Lompoc, CA; daughter, Lisa Burgess and husband Brett of Lubbock; grandchildren, Melissa Blackwell and husband Bryan of San Angelo, Michele Alexander and husband Zeb of Lubbock, Melanie Smith and husband Taylor of Tahoka, Melinda Meyers and husband Cole of Portsmouth, VA and Will Griffith of San Francisco, CA; great-grandchildren, Noah, Caleb and Jonah Alexander, Brady and Lila Blackwell and Ava Smith; and good friend Rosa Martinez.

A time of fellowship and remembrance is scheduled 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Lake Ridge Chapel and Memorial Designers, Lubbock.  Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life of 88 years at 3:00 pm on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at Lake Ridge Chapel.  Graveside services will follow at 2:00 pm on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Restland Cemetery, Dallas.  Family and friends are invited to share memories and expressions of sympathy, and view Billie’s life tribute at

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; sisters, Edna Jordan, Faye Boatright, Lucille Hubbard, Joyce Smithart, and a grandson, Kyle Ashton Griffith.


3 thoughts on “Billie June Griffith”

  1. She will be missed by so many people. She had a wonderful sense of humor, which I will miss. Rest In Peace, Billie. Say “Hello” to Leroy” for me.

  2. Billie will be missed by so many. She is now at peace with God and can once again be with Leroy and Bunny laughing and having fun. Prayers for her family as they find peace.

  3. Lisa, Bret and Family, lifting you all in prayer for comfort and peace. The service was beautiful and Billie and Leroy could not have had a better group of a loving daughter, son-n-law, grand-daughters & their spouses and great grand children to care for them and love on them these past five years. I can envision those beautiful smiles on both of their faces once again. A reunion together with all the loved ones there with them. May your family and friends and their love carry you through this time.

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