INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - M rs. Florrie Edwards Griggs, age 91, an Augusta native, died at home in Indian Wells, Calif.; on March 23, 2002. She was born August 17, 1910 to J.R. and Eleanor Smith Edwards. She married Thomas S. Griggs, M.D., a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, on December 22, 1934. She was active in the U.D.C. and D.A.R. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Lyman, husband, Thomas, and grandson, David Griggs. She is survived by her daughters, Thomasine Griggs and Bonnie Temps; her son and daughter-in-law Thomas and Janet Griggs; grandchildren, Tyler, Brigit and Heather Anderson; sister-in-law, Adelaide Lindsey; niece, Jan Kirsch; and great-nieces, Lindsey and Lauren Kirsch. A graveside service will take place at Westover Memorial Park on April 4, 2002 at 12 noon with the Rev. Katie Strals officiating.
The Augusta Chronicle April 2, 2002