Terry Lee Griggs, 58, passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, after a long battle with colon cancer at Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital in Columbia.
Terry's family will celebrate his life from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at the VFW Pavilion.
He proudly served his country in the Navy during the Gulf War and worked for many years as a postman in Columbia.
He is survived by his children, Vanessa Griggs of Providence, R.I., Tori Griggs of Springfield and Lee Griggs of Overland Park, Kan.; two sisters, Carol Hefley of Dallas and Laura Reddick of Hallsville; and a brother, Denny Griggs of Hallsville.
He was preceded in death by his parents, A.D. Griggs and Betty Louise Griggs.
Online tributes may be left at www.memorialfuneralhomeandcemetery.com.