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Dorothy Griggs

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Dorothy was born on March 1, 1926 and passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017.

Dorothy was a resident of Virginia at the time of passing.

Mrs. Griggs grew up in South Richmond, graduated from John Marshall High School and was a member of Richmond's legendary "Oak Grove Gang." She began her career at the American Tobacco Company and was the founder/owner of Bon Air's Griggs Candlelight Florist and Gifts.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Bliley's -Central, 3801 Augusta Ave. A service and celebration of her life will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at Bon Air Baptist Church, 2531 Buford Rd., Bon Air, VA. Interment immediately following the service at Sunset Memorial Park, Chester, VA.