GRIFFITH, Mary Rita (Cooper), 91, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away, on Sunday, December 9, 2012, at her residence.
Mary was born on June 17, 1921, in Wheeling, WV. She was the daughter of the late Arch and Mayme (Byrne) Cooper.
Mary was a member of the Franklin United Methodist Church, Wellsburg.
In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Griffith; a brother, Byrne Cooper; and a sister, Peggy Charnock.
Mary is survived by her four children, James D. (Sissy) Griffith, Robert A. Griffith, Laurel A. (Greg) Nieman, and Gary L. Griffith, all of Wellsburg, WV; five grandchildren, David, Chad, Melanie, Heidi, and Brad; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2012, at the Franklin United Methodist Church, 1231 Washington Pike, Wellsburg, with the Rev. Carl Tribett officiating.
Arrangements under the care and direction of the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main St., Wellsburg, WV.
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