Society Hill, SC
Robert Evans Griggs, 79, died Tuesday, April 04, 2017. Born in Society Hill, SC he was the son of the late George Griffin and Nell Nesmith Griggs. He was a retired Liberty Life insurance agent (40+years). Mr. Griggs was a member of Welsh Neck Baptist Church where he had served as a deacon, lifelong member of the choir and as the Sunday School Director. He was a member of Lions Club International. He enjoyed quail hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife Jane Nolan Griggs of Society Hill, SC, sons, Robert Kevin Griggs of Society Hill, SC, Jeffrey (Kristen Montgomery) Evans Griggs of Moore, SC, a sister, Nell Oliver of Florence, SC, grandchildren Jackson Nesmith Griggs and Margaret Emily Griggs.
He was preceded in death by his parents listed above, and he had been the widower of Emmie Chapman Griggs.
The family will receive friends 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Friday, April 7, 2017 at Kiser Funeral Home, Cheraw, SC.
A funeral service will be held 5:00 PM, Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Welsh Neck Baptist Church, Society Hill, SC. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials to: Welsh Neck Baptist Church, PO Box 28, Society Hill, SC 29593.
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