Rosetta Griffin 78, of 1520 Parkway Court Apt F-2, Greenwood widow of Willie Griffin, Sr entered into eternal rest on May 4, 2021 at 424 East Durst Avenue in Greenwood. She was born in Greenwood County August 28, 1942 a daughter of the late John Lyons and Rosa Evans Lyons.
She was a member of Springfield Baptist Church and a former member of Springfield Spiritual Airs Choir. She was formerly employed at Greenwood Packing Plant.
She was preceded in death by sons, Willie Griffin, Jr, and Christopher Griffin, daughters, Angela Griffin, Bernice Griffin and son in law, John Oliver.
She leaves to cherish her memory a son; Melvin (Vitanza) Griffin of Rock Hill, SC; adopted sons, Demarco Griffin and Omarion Griffin; daughters, Linda Oliver, Tonia Griffin, Tamara Griffin and Christa Griffin all of Greenwood; adopted daughters, Sharrika Griffin, Cadaria Griffin, Felicia Griffin; daughter in law, Tammy Griffin; one brother, John T. Lyons of Spartanburg, SC; a step daughter, Wanda Dula; three sisters, Bernice Lyons and Margaret Harrison of Greenwood and Elizabeth Belcher of Columbia, SC ; a special friend, Willie Mae Williams; 9 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren and a hos t of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, May 8, 2021 at Springfield Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Knox officiating. Public viewing will be from 1-6 pm Friday, May 7, 2021 and from 11 am to 1:00 pm Saturday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.percivaltompkinsfh.com. The family is at the home of a daughter, Linda Oliver 424 East Durst Avenue. Please wear a mask and follow social distancing guidelines.
Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Griffin family.