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Sandy Wayne Griffis

March 14, 1937 ~ September 30, 2020 (age 83)

Obituary

Mr. Sandy Wayne Griffis was born to Sandy Kermit Griffis, Sr. and Myrtle Johnson Griffis in Alamance County, North Carolina.  He was a decorated Air Force Veteran for over 20 years.  He was a devoted and dedicated member of Queen's Chapel AME where he served as  Steward, Class Leader, Male Chorus  and a past member of the Senior Choir.  

He leaves loving and lasting memories to his two children: Eric Dwayne Griffis and Cynthia Zamora Chandler (Fred); ten grandchildren; one great-grandchild; six sisters Elaine G. Mentzy, Linda G. Williamson(Jackie), Kay W. Griffis, Jacqueline Griffis, Blondine G. McAdams and Vanessa G. Packingham(Graves); four aunts Una Mae G. Oliver, Flora Griffis, Eleanor Johnson Morrow (Benjamin, Sr.) and Maxine Johnson; two sisters-in-law, Ramona Griffis and Carrie Griffis as well as nieces and nephews other relatives and dear friends. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife; Clara Stanfield Griffis and three siblings: Sandy Kermit Griffis Jr., Eula G. Tinnin and Lester Jackson "Jackie" Griffis.  

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Services

Viewing
Monday
October 5, 2020

12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Wake-with the Family present
Tuesday
October 6, 2020

11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Funeral Service
Tuesday
October 6, 2020

12:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Video is available for this event


Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
October 6, 2020

Alamance Memorial Park
4039 S. Church St.
Burlington, NC 27215

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