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Patricia Griffith, 78, Elk Horn, KY (1944-2023)

Mrs. Patricia Ruth Friend Griffith of Elk Horn departed this life on Friday, February 3, 2023 at Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab. She was 78 years old.

A Graveside Interment Service will be conducted at 11amET on Tuesday, February 7, 2023, at Brookside Cemetery, W. Main St, Campbellsville.

Visitation for Mrs. Patricia Ruth Friend Griffith will be held Monday, February 6, 2023 from 4pmET until 8pmET at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville.

Mrs. Patricia Ruth Friend Griffith of Elk Horn, formerly of Pikeville, KY was born in Pike County, KY on November 29, 1944 to the late Thurmond Bruce Friend and Ruth Bales Friend.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Broadway Church of Christ. Mrs. Griffith was an employee in the banking industry. She enjoyed playing tennis, running a 10K race, puzzles, landscaping, and memorizing her Bible.

Survivors include one son and one daughter: Ray Goff of Louisville, KY and Cathy Falls and husband Matt of Merrimac, KY.

She also leaves to cherish her memory three grandchildren: Lydia Goff, McCayla Falls, and Hunter Falls and a host of other family and friends.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Keith Griffith, three brothers: Bob Friend, Gary Friend and Bill Friend.

L.R. Petty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Patricia Griffith, 78, Elk Horn, KY (1944-2023)

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