Joann Griffith, age 60, Gray, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer, Wednesday August 31, at JCMCH.
She was a daughter of the late Eugene and Lula Belle Meadows Sims and was born in Marie, West Virginia, May 4, 1951.
Joann is survived by her children, Mary Griffith, of the home, Ann (Dean) Bare, of Gray, Jason “Jake” (Andrea) Griffith, of Mt. Airy, NC, and Andy Taylor (Lisa) Griffith, of Greeneville, SC, Chad (Melissa) Vititoe, of Hampton, VA; the father of her children, Larry Griffith, of White Sulphur Springs, WVA; eleven grandchildren; two sisters; and one brother.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 2-3 p.m., September 4, 2011, at Northside Baptist Church, 159 Fitzsimmons Hill Rd., Elizabethton, TN.
Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m. with Rev. Gordon Welch officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the local American Cancer Society, 508 Princeton Rd. #102, Johnson City, TN 37601-2060.
Gray Funeral Home is proud to serve the family of Joann Griffith. 423-477-3171 or 239-6622