Ltc William Herbert Griswold
Ltc William Herbert Griswold
  • June 17, 1926 - March 3, 2017
  • Knoxville, Tennessee

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LTC (Ret) William Herbert Griswold, a resident of Redstone Village, passed away March 3, 2017 at the age of 90. He was born on June 17, 1926 in Noblesville, Indiana to William H. and Helen McCarthy Griswold. William received a Chemical Engineering degree from Purdue University and an MBA from Indiana University. In addition, he received an Accounting Certificate from the University of Alabama-Huntsville. After retiring from a thirty-two year military career, William worked with NASA contractors-Rockwell and Boeing where he retired in 1991.

William is survived by his wife of almost sixty years, Bobby Jean Griswold. He is also survived by one sister, Mary Stone of Oklahoma City, OK; and three nieces, Carol Stone, JoAnn Steffensen and Jerolyn Stone.

A Graveside Service, with Military Honors will take place on Saturday, March 11, 2:00 pm at Valhalla Memory Gardens in Huntsville, AL where William will be laid to rest. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the charity of your choice. Please sign his guest registry at