Mary Ola Rawls
Mary Ola Rawls
  • July 22, 1938 - December 22, 2016
  • North Carolina

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Mrs. Mary Ola Rawls, 78, died Thursday, December 22, 2016. A graveside service will be held Saturday at 2:00pm, December 24, 2016 at Woodlawn Cemetery. Biggs Funeral Home of Williamston is assisting the Rawls Family.

Mrs. Mary Ola Rawls, 78, passed away peacefully at her home on December 22, 2016. She was born in Martin County on July 22, 1938 to the late Joseph Collins Griffin and Lydia Simpson Griffin.
On June 21, 1957 she married Leon Hall Rawls. They remained married until his death on December 25, 1997. Mary Ola was a homemaker, worked with her husband on their family farm, while raising their four daughters.
Leaving to cherish her memory are her four daughters, Kay Rawls Hardison (Eddie), Lou Rawls Cullipher (Ken), Cathy Rawls Ward, and Mary Hall Rawls, all of Bear Grass, NC. She is also survived by her brother Gerald Griffin (Jeanette), and a sister-in-law Betty Lou Griffin, all of Hamilton, NC. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Alania Skocz, Ashley Adams, Rawls Anderson, Robert Anderson, and Lauren Ward, and her great grandchildren, Taylor Edmondson, Victoria Turner, Chylah Tripp, and Brock Anderson.
She was predeceased by her brother, Reginald Griffin.
A graveside service was held Saturday, December 24, 2016, at Woodlawn Cemetery, in Williamston, NC.
Biggs Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
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