King-Lynk Funeral Home obituary – Augusta Griffiths, 95, Fort Madison


Augusta Griffiths, 95, of Ft. Madison and formerly of Colusa and Nauvoo, passed away on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 7:44 AM at The Kensington.

She was born on August 15, 1922 in Commanche County, Kansas to Charles and Dessie Peel Myers.  In October of 1944 she married Donald P. Griffiths, Sr. in Palmyra, Missouri and he preceded her in death. Augusta worked at the Colusa Elevator and also Spurgeons Department Store.  Augusta loved to shop.  She also enjoyed traveling, golfing and gardening.

Survivors include two sons, Donald (Meredith) Griffiths of Nauvoo, IL and Bill (Becky) Griffiths of Hamilton, IL; one daughter, Patricia Staton of Orangevale, CA; daughter-in-law, Ruth Griffiths of Nauvoo, IL; four grandchildren and six great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a son, Allan and two sisters.

Per her wishes, cremation has been entrusted to King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory.  There will be no formal services at this time.

A memorial has been established for Macular Degenration Research and donations may be mailed to 22512 Gateway Center Drive, Clarksburg, MD 20871  and online condolences may be left at

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