Robbie Nadine Pettit Rath Griglio Obituary

Robbie Nadine Pettit Rath Griglio, age 96, of Mena, Arkansas, died Sabbath, January 1, 2022. She was born on December 13, 1925 to James Grover and Alvenia Aynes Pettit in Pushmataha County, Oklahoma. She was a member of the Seventh-day Adventist church.

She married Harry Rath in 1943, and together they had four sons: James, Phillip, Emil, and Jewel. She served as a nursing assistance in several nursing homes in the Mena and DeQueen, Arkansas. After Harry's untimely death, she moved to Keene, Texas and married Michael Lawrence Griglio. She also worked as a nursing assistant there until her retirement.

Nadine was preceded in death by her parents and all her siblings: a brother and four sisters; two grandsons, Jewel Junior and Phillip Grover Rath Il; and a great-grandson, Nathan Putman.

She is survived by her four sons: James Harry (& Sandra) Rath, Phillip Grover (& Jamie) Rath, Emil Roland (& Klinda) Rath, and Jewel Darris Rath, all of Mena; five grandsons: Marcus Jesse (& Julie) Rath, Emil Rath II, Kenneth Paul Rath, Terry Slade (& Monica) Rath, Joshua Darris (& Aurora) Rath; four granddaughters: Donya Lynette Rath, Robbilee Jordyn Rath, Philena LouAnn Rath, Debra Christine (& John) Bernadini; five great-grandsons: Kiano Harrison Rath, Devin Lee Rath, Phillip Grover (Trey) Rath IlL, Ashlar Tristan Rath, and Joshua Darris Rath, Junior; nine great-granddaughters: Binay Caroline Rath, Abigail LeAnn Rath, Emmaline Rose-Marie Rath, Mikayla Taylor Rath, Kailyn Paige Rath, Natalie Davison, Randi Hall, Stephania Camarena, and Rachel Lee Ann Rath; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the Voice of Prophecy at or 3ABN at


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1-1-22 12:04 p.m. KAWX.ORG

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