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Mark E. Griffiths

Tuesday, September 20, 2005

Nov. 2, 1959--Sept. 17, 2005

HAYES CENTER -- Mark E. Griffiths, 45, died Saturday (Sept. 17, 2005) at his home.

He was born Nov. 2, 1959, to James and Evelyn Palmer Griffiths in North Platte. He graduated from Hayes Center High School in 1978.

He married Judy Bell on May 9, 1992, in Hayes Center. She preceded him in death in 1995. He married Chris Johnson on Aug. 22, 1998.

He farmed and ranched in the Hayes Center area.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Judy.

Survivors include his wife, Chris of Hayes Center; children Jennifer and husband, Herb Johnson of Sutton, Jim of Omaha, Nathan of Texas and Keith, Megan and Jack at home; two sisters, Lana and husband, Keith Lapp of Hayes Center and Dixie and husband, Kent Eckhoff of North Platte; a brother, Randy of Hayes Center; five grandchildren; and other relatives.

Services will be Wednesday, 11 a.m., at the Hayes Center High School. Interment will be at the Hayes Center Cemetery.

Visitation will be today, until 8 p.m., at Carpenter Memorial Chapel of North Platte and Wednesday, from 8:30 a.m. until the time of services, at the high school in Hayes Center.

Memorials are being accepted in his name.

Carpenter Memorial Chapel of North Platte is in charge of arrangements.