Samantha Mowery-Griffin

Samantha Nicole 'Sami' Mowery-Griffin, 22, of Hanover, Indiana, entered this life on July 29, 1991 in Madison, Indiana. She was the loving daughter of James Edward and Theresa Lynn Asher Griffin and Timothy James Mowery. She was raised in Hanover, Indiana and was a 2010 graduate of Southwestern High School. Sami was employed as a security guard with American Securities at Arvin Sango. She attended the Sulphur Baptist Church and enjoyed being with her son, Mason. She made crafts, enjoyed sewing, gardening, flowers, her yard, camping and being with her family. She was engaged to Fabian Fitzgerald of Worthville. Samantha passed away on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at 4:10 p.m. in a car accident on Highway 355 North in Owenton. Samantha will be missed by her loving parents, James Edward and Theresa Lynn Asher Griffin of Hanover, Indiana; her biological father, Timothy James Mowery of Tulsa, Oklahoma; her fiance, Fabian Fitzgerald of Worthville; her adoring son, Mason James Fitzgerald of Worthville; her loving maternal grandmother, Jacque N. Asher of North Vernon, Indiana; her paternal grandfather, Nick Mowery of Tennessee; her brothers, Brad Mowery of Grand Junction, Colorado; Nathaniel Griffin of Hanover, Indiana; her sister, Brooke Griffin of Hanover, Indiana; her stepbrother, Mark Griffin and his wife, Cybil of Florence; her stepsister, LeeAnn Imel and her husband, Jason of Madison, Indiana; her aunts and uncles, Dorothy Clark and her husband John of North Vernon, Indiana; Nora Binney and Steph and Anthony Asher of Caldwell, Texas, Sue Bear and her husband Mike of Vevay, Indiana, Ann Mowery of Toledo, Ohio; several nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandpa, Durham Asher, who died April 23, 2013, and her niece, Alesana Mowery. The funeral services were conducted Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at 11 a.m., by Pastor Michael Fitzgerald at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana. Interment followed in the Springdale Cemetery, 600 W. Fifth Street in downtown Madison, Indiana. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mason James Fitzgerald Memorial Fund.
Published in The Owenton News-Herald from July 2 to July 10, 2014