Betty L. Griggs

September 21, 1935 - May 10, 2012
Betty L. Griggs


Betty L. Griggs, 76 of Wilmington went to be with her Lord Thursday, May 10, 2012 following a lengthy illness.

She was born in Delano, CA on September 21, 1935 to the late John and Bertha Hutchinson. She was preceded in death by a son Barry Brooks in 2002.

Betty lived in Wilmington since 1971. She was a member of The Sanctuary Church in Wilmington and worked at WalMart for 17 years.

She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Robert Griggs; one daughter, Jeri Owens; one son, Larry Brooks and wife Charlene; grandson, Brandon Owens and wife Becca; and one sister Bonnie Robertson.

A memorial service will be held 11 am Saturday, May 19, 2012 at The Sanctuary Church, 1111 The Cape Blvd, Wilmington, NC 28405.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street,Wilmington NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • May 13, 2012
    ERNIE MCcEWEN says:
    BOB, MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU, GOD KEEP. ERNIE

  • May 13, 2012
    The Johnsons says:
    We love you Miss Betty! Just your presence made a room light up and fill with Grace- we will always remember your kindness and gentle spirit.

  • May 13, 2012
    Jeri says:
    I Love you Mom.....I cant even express how much I will miss you. I will see you in Heaven. XOXO

  • May 13, 2012
    Asha and Jake Junot says:
    You were so loved and will be so missed. But we rejoice in knowing that you are rejoicing with the LORD! Thank you for your kindness and encouragement.

  • May 13, 2012
    The Ganey's says:
    Ms. Betty, Was a wonderful and caring woman of god. She always welcomed us when we started going to the Sanctuary. She always had a smile on her face. She will be missed so much. Bob and family we are praying for you. We love you all. Ms. Betty we love you so much.