Tenaha ISD seeks help with funeral expenses

TENAHA, TX (KTRE) - The family of a Tenaha ISD student who died Thursday is in need of financial assistance in covering funeral costs, according to a statement released by the school district.

The death of junior high student A.J. Griffith "has stunned the community and left Tenaha ISD faculty and staff facing yet again another loss," the release stated.

An account has been set up at Citizens State Bank in Tenaha to receive donations. Donations may also be dropped off at Tenaha ISD's administration office. For more information, call 936-248-5000.

Visitation will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Hicks Mortuary and a funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Tenaha.