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Virginia Allen Griffin

YORK -- Mrs. Lilly Mae Virginia Allen Griffin, 66, of 901 E. Liberty St., died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at Greene Funeral Home Downtown Chapel, with Rev. Herbert Butler officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park on Cherry Road.

A native of Rockingham, N.C., Mrs. Griffin was a daughter of the late William Luther Allen and the late Lilly Beulah Cameron Allen. She was employed with J.P. Stevens Industrial and attended the Church of God Union Assembly in Rock Hill. She was the widow of Rufus Brison Griffin Jr. and was also preceded in death by her son, Robin Derrick Griffin.

Surviving are three sons, Donald Ray Griffin of Rock Hill and Steven Wayne Griffin Sr. and Jeff Griffin Sr., both of Dalton, Ga.; her brother, Richard Luther Allen of Rock Hill; four sisters, Jean Allen Shore of Lenoir, N.C., Martha Allen Estridge of Rock Hill and Myra Allen Barbary and Marsha Allen Ward, both of York; 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 tonight at Greene Funeral Home Downtown Chapel, 355 E White St., Rock Hill and other times at the home of her sister, Marsha A. Ward, 110 Sterling Drive, York.