1958 ~ 2004
Kent Lamar Griggs, beloved husband, father, grandpa, son, and brother returned home to his Heavenly Father on June 10, 2004.
Born Dec 4, 1958 to LaMar and Betty (Solomon) Griggs in Provo, UT. He married Jill A. Carr March 21, 1980 in Salt Lake City, UT. Marriage later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple on March 4, 1983.
He was a loving and devoted husband, father, and 'Bumpa' to Bailey Ann. He spent his childhood years in Casper, WY. He moved to Utah when he was 15. He was dedicated to his profession, having worked in the cabinet industry for 28 years. He was so proud of his children and their accomplishments. He loved them very much. May you now be free from your pain. We love you 'right up to the moon and back.'
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Survived by his wife, Jill; children, Morgan D. (Melissa), Kody K., Kristy A., and Jace K. (18 mos.) Granddaughter Bailey Ann, unborn grandson Logan Dee. Parents, La Mar and Betty, sisters, Peggy Porter (Gary), Susan Affleck (Rick), and Pam McPherson (Bob), and uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday June 15 at 11:00 a.m. at the Sandy West Stake Center (8650 South 220 East). Viewing will be held Monday June 14 from 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday from 10-11a.m., both at the chapel. Burial will follow the services at Larkin Sunset Gardens (1950 E. 10600 S.). In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to be made in Kent's name at any Zion's Branch to help his family. Directors, Independent Funeral Service.