Jeannette Griffith (1922 - 2014)

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Jeannette Twigg Collins Griffith

Snow Hill-Jeannette Twigg Collins Griffith, 91, of Salisbury died Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at Lakeside Assisted Living in Salisbury. Born in Snow Hill (Cedartown), Md., she was the daughter of the late Thomas P. Twigg and Grace Chatham Twigg Taylor and stepdaughter of the late Howard Taylor.

She was a graduate of Snow Hill High School and a graduate of business school. She moved to Laurel, Md., where she worked as a telephone operator for a short time before being offered the position of executive secretary for the president of the largest Ford dealership in Washington, D.C. After retiring, she moved back to Salisbury, where she resided with her husband until his death.

She is preceded in death by two husbands, Alvin "Peanut" Collins in 1968 and Edward Griffith in 1994; two sisters, Fannie Pusey and Nellie Hales; three brothers, Glen P. Twigg, Louis P. Twigg and Thomas F. Twigg. She is survived by several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday, March 4, at 1 p.m. at Bates United Methodist Church Cemetery in Snow Hill with the Rev. Andrew M. Frick officiating.

Contributions may be made in her memory to the Wicomico County Humane Society, 3150 Citation Drive, Salisbury, MD 21804.

Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home PA, 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. Please visit to express condolences to the family.


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Holloway Funeral Home
501 Snow Hill Road Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 742-5141
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Published in The Daily Times on Mar. 2, 2014