Herbert James  Griggs
Herbert James Griggs. 11, 2019. He was born on January 12, 1939, to the late Herbert Glen Griggs and Leola Carroll Griggs of Ellijay, Ga.
Wife of Herbert is Joan Brock Griggs. They were married for 60 years and had five children.
He was preceded in death by his children, Herbert Steve Griggs, Tammie Griggs Copeland Johnson and Kelly Griggs Plumley; brothers, Gene Griggs, Raymond Griggs and Alden Griggs.
Along with his wife, he is also survived by his sons and daughters-in-law, Patrick and Crystal Griggs of Hope Mills, North Carollina, and Tony and Wanda Griggs of Dalton, Ga.; eight granddaughters; four grandsons; 16 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Rosa Stickler of Dalton, GA, Glenda Davis of Ellijay, GA, Bernice Moser of Ellijay, GA, and Phyllis Lowe of Ellijay, GA; three brothers, David Griggs of Ringgold, GA, Bobby Griggs of Ellijay, GA, and Dwight Griggs of Ellijay, GA.
The family will be receiving friends for visitation from 1 to 3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.
A funeral service will follow at 3 p.m. at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with the Rev. Donald Young and the Rev. Gordon Delashmitt officiating. Special speaker will be Mr. Griggs' grandson, T.J. Plumley of Helena, Missouri.
Interment will be at Mineral Springs Cemetery. Patrick Griggs, Tony Griggs, Dwight Griggs, Melvin Davis, Tim Plumley and Melvin Wasdon will be serving as pallbearers.
Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave., Dalton; (706) 529-5371.
Published on November 12, 2019


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Regina & Reggie Mathis (formerly Regina Morgan)
Nov 12, 2019
Bernice, Glenda, Rosa & Family, We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayer is that God will give you and your family peace and comfort.