Obituary: Mildred Virginia Griffin Carroll

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Mildred Virginia Griffin Carroll, 77, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Oct. 23, 2009, at Meadowbrook Nursing Home in Pulaski.

Mrs. Carroll was a native of Giles County. She was a homemaker and a devoted wife and mother.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Viola Pewitt Griffin and Ingomar Griffin Sr.; brothers, Jerry, Robert, and Ingomar Griffin Jr.; and sisters, Francis Robinson and Helen White.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Bobby Carroll; son, Steve Carroll; and grandson, Wesley Carroll, all of Lewisburg; brothers, Wendell Griffin of Pulaski, Louie A. Griffin of Ardmore, Tenn., and Harold Griffin of Ardmore, Ala.; and sisters, Betty Fox of Elkton, Ruth Johns of Washington, Ill., and Jane Stapp of Pulaski.

Graveside services were conducted Saturday, Oct. 24, at Lone Oak Cemetery, with Tom Sumners officiating.

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Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.