Jeanette Griffin

Obituary of Jeanette Nugent Griffin

   Jeannette Nugent Griffin, 86, of Lynchburg, passed away Friday June 5, 2020 at Heartland Nursing Facility. She was the wife of the Rev. James Edward Griffin.

   Born July 19, 1933 in Chesterfield County, VA, she was a daughter of the late Katie Traylor Nugent and Edward Eugene Nugent. She was also predeceased by two sisters, Helen Nugent Porter and Essie Nugent Hawkins; four brothers, James Jr., Kenneth, Robert and Richard Nugent.

   She is survived by one son, Timothy P. Griffin of Lynchburg and numerous nieces and nephews.

   She was active in all of the church that her husband pastored throughout Virginia and was a member of Inglewood Baptist Church in Lynchburg.

   Memorial contributions may be made to Inglewood Baptist Church, 4830 Old Boonsboro Rd., Lynchburg, VA 24503.

   A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. at Inglewood Baptist Church with the Rev. Kathy Nicholls, Rev. Dan G. Mason and Rev. Lanza Pagans officiating.

   Diuguid Funeral Service & Crematory, Wiggington Road Chapel, 385-8900, is serving the family.

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Memorial Service

2:00 pm
Saturday, June 13, 2020
Inglewood Baptist Church
4830 Old Boonsboro Road
Lynchburg, Virginia, United States