Frank Wayland Giffin

Born: August 30, 1904 in Knoxville, Tennessee
Died: October 5, 1976 in LaPorte, Texas
Buried: October 7, 1976 in Goos Cemetery, Lake Charles, Louisiana  (Map 2)
First Wife:
Children: Joy Giffin
Otis Giffin
Second Wife: Marie Frances Richards
Married: November 25, 1939

Lake Charles American Press, Wednesday, October 6, 1976, p. 2:


        Funeral services for Frank Wayland Giffin, 72, of LaPorte, Tex., will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7, in Goos Cemetery.
        Graveside services will be conducted by the Rev. Ralph Masters, rector of St. Michael Episcopal Church.
        Mr. Giffin, a former resident of Lake Charles, died at 10 a.m. Tuesday in a Clear Lake, Tex., hospital after a lengthy illness.
        Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Marie Richards Giffin; one daughter, Mrs. Joy Roberts of Knoxville, Tenn.; three sons, Otis Giffin of Knoxville, V. Gray of Pearland, Tex., and Jack Cosner of New Orleans; one sister, two brothers and nine grandchildren.
        The family has requested that friends make donations to their church or a charity.