Griggs, Edward, Jr.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Edward Griggs, Jr., 64, of Rossville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019.

He grew up in Toledo, Ohio where he attended Pickett Elementary and Scott High School. He was a veteran of the U.S Marine Corps.

Edward was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Virginia Griggs, Sr.

Survivors include his wife, Sherri Griggs; son, Anthony (Crystal) Griggs; five grandchildren; brother, Christopher (Erica) Griggs; sisters, Linda (Jerry) and Barbara; special aunt, Juanita Foster; three nieces, three nephews; other relatives and friends.

He will lie in state on Monday, Feb. 18, at 9 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home.

Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. in the chapel with Reverend James T. Clark as the eulogist.


Jewell Elizabeth Manning

Karington Mae Miner

Robert Tucker Spalding, M.D.


Jewell Elizabeth Manning, 91, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2019, in a local health care facility. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, ... (click for more)

Karington Mae Miner, 23 months, passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, surrounded by her loving family. Karington attended The Learning Center at First Cumberland. ... (click for more)

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Jewell Elizabeth Manning

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Karington Mae Miner

Karington Mae Miner, 23 months, passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, surrounded by her loving family. Karington attended The Learning Center at First Cumberland. She was a happy, vibrant little princess who adored hair bows, bracelets, and her many stuffed animals. She loved dressing up and playing outside, enjoying God’s creation. She ... (click for more)

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Gerre White Hutton, 81, of LaFayette, passed away on Wednesday, September 11, 2019. Services will be private at a later date. Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette. (click for more)

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