Arlen Dale Griggs, 83, of Amarillo went to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 7, 2019.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at Lifeway Fellowship, 3315 Hancock, with Randy Davis and Ricky Pfeil officiating. Burial will follow in Dreamland Cemetery in Canyon. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Arlen was born December 23, 1935, in Quanah to Jake and Nola Griggs. For forty-five years, he owned and operated Amarillo Collection Service. Arlen was a member of Lifeway Fellowship.
Arlen and Beth Taylor were married on August 27, 1960.
He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Amy Griggs.
Survivors include his wife, Beth Griggs, of Amarillo; two daughters, Laura Landes and husband Lee, and Kim Mady, all of Amarillo; a brother, Jimmy Griggs, of Amarillo; a sister, Wanda Shepard, of Amarillo; three grandchildren, Erik Landes and wife Abby, Drew Landes and wife Shanette, and Nathan Bettis; and three great-grandchildren, Khloee Landes, Knox Landes, Evelyn Landes.
The family will receive friends from 6-7:00 p.m., Monday, February 11, 2019, at the funeral home.