Georgie Bernice Griffith, 76, of Sedalia, MO, passed away Friday, June 3rd, 2016 at her home. She was born on October 19th, 1939 in Sedalia, MO, the daughter of Charles Thomas Corson, who preceded her in death, and Anna Belle (Estes) Corson, who survives of Sedalia.
On March 6, 1960 in Sedalia, she was united to Bill Joe Griffith, Sr., who survives of the home.
Georgie enjoyed gardening and spending time with her grandchildren. She worked at Sedalia Bank & Trust and Town & Country Shoes, where she retired in 1987. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Sedalia.
Besides her mother and husband she is survived by two children, Linda Noble (Scott) of Sedalia, and Billy Joe Griffith, Jr. of Laurie, MO; one sister, Debbie Edwards (Terry) of Otterville, MO; and three grandchildren, Dylan, Carter, and Marshall Noble.
Besides her father, she was preceded in death by one sister, Daisy Mettenburg; and one brother, Charles “Bud” Corson.
A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, June 13, 2016 at Calvary Baptist Church, Sedalia, with Pastor Ted Francis officiating.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia.
Interment will be at Crown Hill Cemetery, Sedalia.
Pallbearers will be Norman Cline, Carl Howard, Sam Hargrave, James Smith, Donnie Hayworth, and Jerry Jones.
Honorary bearers will be Gary Golf, Wayne McMullin, Leonard Butler, James Miller, Kim Birdsong, Linda Howard, Robbie and Sandy Robinson, Merlin and Bobbie Balke, Kevin Bond, Roy and Elaine Bryson, and Marvin Eves.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Family in care of Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia.