Patricia "Patty" Harris Griggs

Patricia "Patty" Harris Griggs

Patricia “Patty” Harris Griggs, 70, of Conover passed away on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Trinity Ridge Nursing Home in Hickory. She was born February 12, 1949 in Elkin, NC to the late Rutherford Maynard Harris and Anne White Chrisley. Patty was a member of Harmony Baptist Church in Conover and retired as office manager after 23 years, working alongside her husband Dr. John T. Griggs, Optometrist. She had a great passion for antiques and interior design. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her nephew, John Rutherford Nixon and brother-in-law, Ken Morris. Those left to cherish her memory are; Husband of 25 years: Dr. John T. Griggs of the home Children: Jennifer Holder Arnold and husband Scott of Ronda, NC Casandria Griggs Crane and husband Andrew of American Fork, UT Christian Griggs and wife Mikaela of Cohutta, GA Erica Griggs Royer and husband Timothy of Logan, UT Evelyn Griggs Smallwood and husband Michael of Durham, NC Adam Griggs and wife Nancy of Macon, GA Allison Griggs Richards and husband Chad of Ocala, FL Sister: Lynne Harris Morris of Hickory Step-Brother: Buddy Chrisley of Pulaski, VA Twenty-two Grandchildren The family would like to express their heartfelt gratitude to the staff of Trinity Ridge for the loving care they provided. A service to celebrate Patty’s life will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Harmony Baptist Church in Conover. Rev. Arthur Mason will officiate. A graveside will follow at Cool Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, 1467 Cool Springs Church Rd.,Elkin, NC 28621 at 1:30 p.m. The family will receive friends on Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. at Harmony Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Harmony Baptist Church, 4477 C&B Farm Rd., Conover, NC 28613 Condolences may be sent to the Griggs family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com The Griggs family is in the care of Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, 828-465-2111
February 12, 1949 - November 9, 201902/12/194911/09/2019
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Pamela Rumple
November 19
Just as the sun will set then rise with each and every dawn, the souls of those who lived life well eternally live on... Now that the sun has seemed to set on one so very dear, please know a soul who lived so well remains forever near. With Heartfelt Sympathy to the fa... Continue Reading
Alice Duncan
November 18
John, I was devastated to hear of Patty's death. I am so sorry, I did not know this until just now. I considered Patty a dear friend. I will miss her dearly just as I know you will as well. Our passion of Antiques brought us to know and love each other. Please accep... Continue Reading
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November 15
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November 15
Thoughts and prayers to all family and friends she will be missed Buddy
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Barbara Caldwell
November 15
Dr. Griggs and family, we are so saddened to hear of Patty's passing. We always enjoyed talking to you and Patty at our antique booths. Patty was a special lady! Our prayers are with you and may God give you peace. Dennis and Barbara Caldwell
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Donna Childress Minton
November 14
I always hold in my heart the memories of our Christmas Eves spent together in Mt. Park! You always had the warmest smile & you would light up a room with your laugh (especially when my dad told his stories) You will be greatly missed! Love You Patty!
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