Originally created 08/31/99

Mrs. Lillie Rooker



SYLVANIA, Ga. -- Mrs. Lillie Mae Griffin Rooker, 85, died Saturday, Aug. 28, 1999, at Woodlawn Retirement Center, Henderson, N.C.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Scarborough officiating. Burial will be in Screven County Memorial Cemetery.

Mrs. Rooker, a native of Screven County, was a waitress and a homemaker. She was a member of Greenhill Baptist Church.

Survivors include several stepchildren and two sisters, Susie G. Owens, Sylvania, and Mary Emma Brown, Creedmoor, N.C.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 31, 1999