Jean Griswell (DEARING, Ga.)

DEARING, Ga. - Mrs. Jean Griswell, 69 of Old Augusta Rd. entered into rest July 13, 2010 at her residence. She was the beloved wife of Gerald Griswell. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 PM, July 17, 2010 at Bethel Baptist Church with Rev. Tim Ferrell officiating. Mrs. Griswell was a lifelong resident of McDuffie County, Georgia and was the daughter of the late Richard C. Edwards and the late Margrette Anderson Edwards. She was retired from Lake Crossing Health Care as a social worker. She was previously employed by Warrenton Health & Rehabilitation and Uniroyal. Mrs. Griswell was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Gerald D. Griswell; daughter, Judy Sahm and husband Michael of Covington, GA; son, Ricky Welch of Wrightsville, GA; brother, Jimmy Edwards of Thomson, GA; grandchildren, Travis Schrump, Michael Schrump, Allie Hernandez, Hope Welch and Brian Welch; and 5 great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to Bethel Baptist Church, P.O. Box 717, Thomson, GA 30824. Please visit to sign the family's personal guestbook. Visitation 6pm until 8 pm Friday at Beggs Funeral Home 799 Cobbham Road Thomson, Ga. 30824 (706) 595-4100.

The Augusta Chronicle-July 15, 2010