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Obituary for Mary Bagley Griffin
Mary Alverdia Bagley Griffin,85, of Roper died Monday, June 10, 2019, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.
Born October 5, 1934 in Washington County she was the daughter of the late Alton Bagley and Alverdia Clifton Bagley and was preceded in death by her husbands, Roy H. Ambrose, Charles "Pinky" Marrow and Floyd Griffin; daughters, Faye Ambrose Phelps and Brenda Darnell Ambrose; sister, Jan Bagley Spruill; grandson, Dustin Worth McGowan and late for dinner close friend, Wade Hufton. Mary was a retired nursing assistant with Chowan River Health & Rehabilitation Center and member of Scuppernong Church Of Christ. She loved gardening, watching Hallmark and Old Western movies.
Her family includes her daughters, Debra Ambrose Jones of Creswell, N.C., Lynn Ambrose Wright of Columbia, N.C. and Gwen Marrow Burley (who finally made it on time, mom) and husband Robin of Raleigh, N.C.; sons, Bill Ambrose of Ridgeland, S.C., Roy Ambrose, Jr. and Gary Ambrose both of Roper, N.C.; brother, David Bagley of Jamesville, N.C.; fourteen grandchildren, twenty one great grandchildren; one great great grandchild and many loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Scuppernong Church Of Christ with Cleve Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Family will receive friends on Friday, June 14, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Scuppernong Church Of Christ and other times at the residence.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Creswell.