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Alita Griggs Brown

Alita Griggs Brown , 86, of West Plains, Missouri passed away on September 29, 2023 at Cedar Hurst Nursing of West Plains, Missouri. She was born September 6, 1937 in Clare, Michigan to Richard and Florence Greenfield. She married Donald V. Griggs and from that union they had two children; Kelly Warden and Scott Griggs. Alita loved sports, square dancing , traveling and volunteering at the Ozarks Healthcare. She was of the Methodist faith and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Alita is survived by her children; Brain Scott Griggs of Alton, Missouri and Kelly Ann Warden of Thayer, Missouri, siblings;  Jerry Greenfield, Don Greenfield, and Carol Trow, grandchildren; Gus Brazeal, Jesse Ortiz, Molly Warden, Caitlyn Griggs, Alyssa Stark and Joshua Ruddock.

Alita is proceeded in death by her parents, Richard and Florence Greenfield and her husband, Donald Griggs.

In lieu of flowers please send memorials to the Oregon County Food Pantry, Chestnut Street, Thayer, Missouri, 65791 or call 417-778-7450

Graveside Services with be held on Tuesday, October 3, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. at the Thayer Cemetery and officiated by Pastor Andy of the United Methodist Church. Services in care of Carter Funeral Home Inc., – Thayer, Missouri.