Louise Thornton Griffis, 79 of Jesup, Ga. died Wednesday, January 02, 2013 in Wayne Memorial Hospital after an extended illness. She was a member of Anderson Drive Baptist Church, a homemaker and was predeceased by her parents, Archie and Annie Thornton; a brother, Radford Thornton.
Survivors are her husband of 62 years, Wilbur “Coca Cola Man” Griffis of Jesup, Ga.; a daughter, Vickie and Mitch Thompson of Jesup, Ga.; a son, Danny and Denise Griffis of Jesup, Ga.; two sisters, Jean Herndon and Essie Thornton, both of Jesup, Ga.; grandchildren, Jordan and Drew Griffis, Stephen Thompson, Beth Addis; great grandchildren, Tripp Harvey, Grayson Thompson, Layla Addis; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11 A.M. Friday, January 4, 2013 at the Rinehart and Sons Chapel with Rev. John Brown officiating. Interment will be in the Pinecrest Memorial Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be her family.
Visitation will be 10 to 11 A.M. prior to services at the funeral home.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home of Jesup, Ga. is in charge of arrangements.