Mary Jane Griggs

Mary Jane Griggs

Mary Jane Griggs of Annapolis passed away on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018. She was 89.

She was born on June 22, 1929 in Chloride, a daughter of the late Vincent and Laura Belle Heaston Sutton.

On March 6, 1946, Mary was united in marriage to Isaac Paul Griggs, who preceded her in death on Sept. 30, 1993.

To this union six children were born, John Griggs and wife Joyce of Annapolis, Charlie Griggs and wife Jenny of Patterson, Nancy Inman and husband Kelly of Ironton, Diann Hartwick and husband Curtis of Ironton, Elmo Griggs and wife Ruth of Annapolis, and Kay Marler of Annapolis.

Also surviving are a brother, Cecil Sutton of Ironton; one sister, Irene Keith of Marble Hill; 12 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, and 12 great-great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents; four brothers, Walter, Lewis, Robert, and George; two sisters, Elizabeth Sutton and Florence Savage, and one granddaughter.

Funeral Services for Mary were held on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018 at 11 a.m. from Cole Family Funeral Home. Visitation began on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Rev. Mike Harrison and Charles Doodle Sutton officiated the funeral services.

Interment was in Huff Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Huff Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at