Originally created 02/22/01

Mr. Hazel Griggs



NORTH AUGUSTA - Mr. Hazel Randolph Griggs, 71, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2001, at St. Joseph Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Poteet Funeral Home, Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, with the Rev. Dexter Lambert officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Augusta.

Mr. Griggs, a native of Patrick, was a Navy veteran and a market manager at Winn-Dixie.

Survivors include his wife, Clara Thomas Griggs; two sons, Tommy Griggs, Edgefield, and Randy Griggs, Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; a daughter, Joye Stroud, Martinez; a brother, Gene Griggs, Lugoff; and five grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Allen Reese, Jim Courson, Johnny McNeely, Richard Fillgrove, Fred Pierce and Jason Collins.

Honorary pallbearers will be employees of Winn-Dixie.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle, Feb. 22, 2001