Ada Louise Griffin passed away on February 16, 2013 at Silver Lake Nursing Home. She was born July 7, 1920 in Parksley, VA to the late John Henry and Eva Griffin, and was one of 12 siblings.
Louise was employed for many years as a housekeeper for prominent families. She was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family. She also enjoyed talking and spending time with her neighbors. She loved to sight-see and take rides through the country. Louise was a sweet and loving person.
Louise was preceded in death by her two sons, Joseph T. Griffin and Craig R. Griffin. She is survived by her daughter, Joann Griffin and a son Jerome Maurice Griffin, both of Dover, DE; one daughter-in-law, Cheryl Darlene Griffin of Dover, DE; eight grandchildren, Angenette Oliver (Maurice) of Camden, DE, Joann Griffin of Magnolia, DE, Cynthia Griffin of Dover, DE, Cheryl A. Griffin of Dover, DE, Sylvia Robinson of Felton, DE, Erika M. Griffin Blackston (Kareem) of Raleigh, NC, Brian R. Griffin of Dunlap, West Virginia, and Craig D. Clark of Dover, DE as well as a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 22, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Bennie Smith Funeral Home, 717 W. Division St. Dover, DE with a viewing one hour prior to the service. Letters of condolence may be sent and guestbook signed at www.benniesmithfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements entrusted to Bennie Smith Funeral Home, Dover, DE.