Betty C. (Canup) Griffeth

Mrs. Betty C. Griffeth, age 80, of Winder died October 28, 2012.

Mrs. Griffeth was born in Jackson County to the late Henry Lee, Sr. and Lula Elizabeth Walden Canup. She was a retiree of The Barrow County Department of Health, where she served as an administrative assistant and was a member of The Winder First Christian Church. She was preceded by her first husband, Joel Hardigree; her second husband, Jim Griffeth, Jr.; and siblings, Henry Canup, Jr., Woodrow Canup, James Canup, Ralph Canup, Bertie Bell and Jessie Lee Canup.

Surviving are: daughter & son-in-law, Debi & Tommy Jordan of Winder; grandchildren, Mark Mitchell, Matt & Amanda Mitchell; great grandchild, Adalyn Grace Mitchell; step daughter, Alison Brus of Monroe; step sons, Jimmy Griffeth of Winder and Steve Griffeth of Roswell; brothers, Clyde Canup, Mack Canup, Donnie Canup all of Winder; sisters, Latrell White of Bethlehem, Lanell Etheridge and Ann Hawkins both of Winder.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, October 31 at the Winder First Christian Church with Rev. Jim Brooks officiating. Interment will be in Roe Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday, October 30 from 6 – 9 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home.

Flowers are welcomed or memorials may be made to St. Mary's Hospice, P. O. Box 6588, Athens, Georgia 30604, The Winder First Christian Church, 275 North 5th Avenue, Winder, Georgia 30680, or The , 1684 Barnett Shoals Road, Athens, Georgia 30605.

Carter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Oct. 29 to Nov. 28, 2012