Sylvia Griffith Wallace

September 2, 1946 - December 10, 2010
Sylvia Griffith Wallace

Sylvia Griffith Wallace, 64, of Leland, NC died Friday, December, 10, 2010 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Sylvia was born in Wilmington, NC September 2, 1946 to Bennie and Leatha Griffith of Wilmington as their only child.

Sylvia was a devoted and caring mother. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her three daughters Cassi and Rob Whitney of Wilmington, Denise Kinney of Southport, and Deven and Ray Boyles of Hampstead and their children Jacob and Kyla ; one granddaughter Allyson Kinney of Southport ; and her best friend and cousin Mary Bryan of Castle Hayne; and her beloved dog “Hoss”.

Graveside Services will be 3 PM Tuesday December 14, 2010 at Greenlawn Cemetery.

The visitation is Monday night from 6-8 PM at Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service.

In Lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the American Heart Association,7272 Greenville Ave. Dallas, Texas 75231.

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Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • December 14, 2010
    gary waters says:
    Girls, Sorry to here about your loss and we couldn't make the visitation. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. Love Gary and Carol

  • December 13, 2010
    Ricky Clay says:
    Deven, I am so sorry to hear about your mother. I recently lost mine and i know the pain you must feel.Terri and i will keep you in our prayers.

  • December 13, 2010
    Opal Stephens says:
    Dear Cassie and Denise, I was so sorry to hear about your mother passing away. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. Opal Stephens

  • December 13, 2010
    Jeff Peoples says:
    Cassie: Sorry to hear of your mother passing. My prayer for you and your family is for you all to receive the comfort needed as you transition through your time of beareavement. I pray that the peace of God that is able to suppass all understanding be upon you today and the days to come. It would be my pleasure to help if possible so let me know. Hopefully I can speak with you really soon. May GOD Richly Bless Jeff Peoples

  • December 13, 2010
    Susanna Phipps says:
    Denise, Allyson and Cassie, I'm so sorry...I'm praying for you all. Love, Susanna and Addison Phipps