Dorothy Bernice (Tucker) Griffin

August 31, 1931 ~ June 11, 2020 (age 88)

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Our beloved Mother Dorothy Griffin, transitioned from this earthly life on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at her residence.

Life Celebration Services will take place on Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 1:00 PM at St. Stephen Missionary Baptist Church, Elizabeth City, NC. Viewing and Visitation will take place on Friday at the funeral home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Entombment will be held in West Lawn Cemetery. COVID-19 restrictions are still in place. Funeral Services will be Live Streamed. 

She leaves to cherish her memories: five children, Norma Lamb (Lemuel A. Jr.,), Doris G. Welch (Rev. Joseph C. Sr), Roslyn Perry (Wilbert, Sr.) all of Elizabeth City, NC, CSM (R) Lenton Griffin, Jr.,(Norma) of Evans, GA and Carma Griffin of Chesapeake, VA; thirteen grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; her siblings, Oscar Otis Tucker, Jr of Reidsville, NC, Eva Meadows (William) of Ruffin, NC, Jennie Gather of Pennsylvania and Augusta Proctor; and a special friend, Clayton Griffin; and a host of other relatives and friends. 

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 Celebration of Life Program


June 19, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations
609 Hull Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Funeral Service
June 20, 2020

1:00 PM
St. Stephen Misisonary Baptist Church
506 York Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

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