Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  News
November 15, 2009
Judith Holland Grigsby, 85, of Shelbyville died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, Columbus.
Born Sept. 19, 1924, in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of  Loren and Lucille (Holland) Harcourt.
Married  Clifford E. Grigsby  on Dec. 23, 1945; he survives.
Other survivors:  daughter, Sally Vaught (husband, Michael), Shelbyville; grandchildren,  Bennett Vaught (wife, Toni), Shelbyville and  Kate Vaught,  Cincinnati, Ohio.
Preceded in death by her parents.
Home economics teacher and counselor at Morristown High School and girls counselor at Shelbyville Junior High School, where she retired in 1987.
Previously taught at New Albany and New Castle schools.
Leader in Shelbyville Girls Club and 4-H clubs.
Graduated from Milroy High School in 1942, Purdue University in 1945, with a bachelor’s degree; master’s degree from Butler University in 1965.
Member of First Christian Church, Order of Eastern Star, P.E.O., Tri Kappa, Purduettes, Delta Kappa Gamma and the American Association of University Women.
Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, Carmony-Ewing Chapel, 819 S. Harrison St., Pastor Evie Stuard officiating.
Interment:  Moscow Cemetery in Moscow.
Contributions: First Christian Church, 118 W. Washington St., Shelbyville, IN 46176
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday September 6, 1894
Page 3 column 1
          Jennie, wife of  Charles Griggsby, died at their residence at 197 East Walker street at 3:30 p.m. September 3, 1894, of consumption, aged fifty years.  Funeral services were held at the church at two p.m. Wednesday, September 5, 1894.  Interment at Forest Hill cemetery, Rev. Bailey officiating. M. G. Tindall, funeral director.
Contributed by Barb Huff  for  JoAnne Wanderer

The  Daily  Republican
Friday February 4, 1887
Page 5 column 2
          The funeral of  Mattie Griggsby  will take place on Saturday at 2 o’clock.

Saturday February 3, 1887
Page 4 column 2
          The funeral services of  Mattie Griggsby, who died on last Thursday, were held at the Second M. E. church at 2 o’clock, the Rev. C. J. Nicholas officiating.
[Buried Forest Hill]
Contributed by Barb Huff  for  JoAnne Wanderer

The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday, September 4, 1879
Page 3   col 4
          GRIGSBY - On the 27th day of August, 1879, in Van Buren township, of lung fever  Uriah Grigsby  in the 66th year of his age.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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