Carlton R. Griggs 89, died Friday, February 3, 2017. Born in Wallace, SC he was a son of the late Henry Walker and Bernice Collie Griggs. He was the widower of Ellen Griggs (married for 60 years.) He was a US Army Veteran. He was a past member of the Cheraw Fire Department. Mr. Griggs was a Mason (Lodge #15 Cheraw). He was a lifetime member of First Baptist Church, Cheraw, SC. He was a retired Supervisor from J. P. Stevens (30+ years). He enjoyed working in his yard and spending time with his family. He loved his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Surviving are his sons, Michael R. Griggs of Wallace, SC, Jennings B. (Debbie) Griggs of Wallace, SC, daughters, Danelia (Terry )Young of Lake Wylie, SC, Mary (Ken) Johnson of Wallace, SC, a brother, Walker Jennings Griggs of Wallace, SC, 10 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild, also a special friend and caregiver, Dorothy Teal of Wallace, SC.
The family will receive friends 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Kiser Funeral Home, Cheraw, SC
A funeral service will be held 3:00 PM Sunday, February 5, 2017 at First Baptist Church, Cheraw, SC. Burial will be in Ebenezer United Methodist Church, Bennettsville, SC.
Memorials to First Baptist Church, PO Box 337, Cheraw, SC 29520.
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