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Jo E. Griffith


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Jo E. Griffith Obituary
Jo E. Griffith

Memphis, TN.

a wonderful mother, sister, aunt, and friend passed away peacefully on July 23, 2017 at Methodist Hospice Residence. At 61, she was a true gift to all who had the pleasure of knowing her. She worked as a Paralegal at the Law Offices of Fredrick T. Stukenborg. When not working, she was the voice of reason for all political figures, saving the day of many brides and bridesmaids, making their dresses, and serving as the "Dragon Lady", but her greatest pride was to be "Mama Jo" to her three boys and her grandchildren.

Jo is preceded in death by her husband Gary L. Griffith, father James Hay and sister Laura Carter. Survived by her mother June Hay, sons Lou "Dutch" Griffith (Christina), Jon R. Griffith (Heather), William "Kyle" Griffith (Tiffany), brother Jay Hay, sister Jackie Camp(Ronney), 5 grandchildren, many friends and family who loved her dearly.

The visitation will be at Memphis Funeral Tuesday, July 25th from 6-8 with Rosary starting at 8pm. Funeral Services will be held a St. Micheals Church (3863 Summer Ave, Memphis, TN) Wednesday, July 26th at 11am followed by burial at Memorial Park Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Monastery of St. Clare, 1310 Dellwood Ave., Memphis, TN 38127.
Published in The Commercial Appeal on July 25, 2017
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