Brenda J. Griffith

September 22, 1959 ‒ October 27, 2019

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Brenda J. Griffith, age 60, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.  She was born on September 22, 1959 in Zanesville, Ohio the daughter of Bobby and June (Clark) Smith.

Brenda was a member of Amvets Post #95 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #4027.  She enjoyed swimming with her “boys” Nate and Dexter her canine companions.

She is survived by her daughter, Cassie (Andy) Cunningham of Mount Vernon; four grandchildren, Victoria (Austin) Conant, Bailey Cunningham, Evan Cunningham and Payton Cunningham; two great grandchildren, Mason and Jamison Conant; her mother, June Parsons of Mount Vernon; three brothers, Bobby (Cindy) Smith of Howard, Bill Smith of Fredericktown, Barry Smith of Mount Vernon; three sisters, Debbie (Rodney) Chapman of Howard, Tammy (John) Harden of Mount Vernon and Shelley (Dan) Jacobs of Newark.

Besides her father she was preceded in death by her husband Thomas Griffith in 2019.

The family will observe a private graveside service at a later date in Morris Chapel Cemetery.  The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Brenda J. Griffith.

To leave a memory or share a condolence with the family, visit


  • I am so very sorry to hear about your sister! My heart breaks for you and my prayers are with you and your family. Melanie

  • We are sorry Deb . We will keep you in our prayers . Its rough losing a sibling . I still miss my Brother . The best thing you can do is ask God to help you threw this . Take care if you need something call or send me a message we Love you Take care

  • I’m so sorry for your loss! I’ve known Brenda it seems like most my life. She was the sweetest person and so full of life. This breaks my heart I have so much love and respect for Brenda she was a good friend. My prayers are with you all. R.I.P. Brenda. You will be sadly missed and forever loved! Fly High Beautiful Angel!

  • I’m so sorry to hear about your loss my heart and prayers go out to the family of May God heal your hearts from sorrow.

    • I’m so sorry to hear about your loss my heart and prayers go out to the family and

      May God heal your hearts from sorrow.

  • So sorry for your loss my heart breaks Brenda was a wonderful person and i will truly miss her RIP Brenda

  • So sorry for your loss prayers go out to all family members so sad she is gone she will be missed by many she was a good women jim and trish (gump) Geiger