Clara “Jean” Railey Griffin
Clara “Jean” Railey Griffin, 83, of Oxford passed away Monday, September 6, 2021, at Maria Parham Medical Center.
A native of Alabama, she was the daughter of the late Daniel Carlton Railey and Ruth Coker. She was a member of Island Creek Baptist Church, but she attended Bethany Baptist Church. Jean was employed as a teacher’s assistant with Granville County Schools for thirty years. She was a sixty- year member of the Eastern Star.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday, September 9, 2021, at Bethany Baptist Church at 11:00 AM officiated by Pastor Jeremy Quist. Burial will follow at South Granville Memorial Gardens in Stem.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her son, Mark Griffin (Michelle) of Oxford; her daughter Cynthia Griffin of Oxford; a granddaughter, Gabrielle Griffin; three grandsons, Carl, Daniel and Connor Griffin and one great-grandson, Luke Griffin. She was preceded in death by her husband, Johnnie Griffin Sr. and her son Johnnie Griffin Jr.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 8, 2021, from 5:00-7:00 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and other times at the home.
Flowers are kindly accepted, or memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.