Mrs. Lucy Delphy Griffith, 86, of 98 Shelby Drive, was born October 30, 1926 and died Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Southeastern Hospice House. She was preceded in death by her husband: Mr. Clarence Richard Griffith; her parents: Mr. Shelby & Mrs. Harriett Cummings Locklear; two brothers: Mr. Willie Blanch Locklear and Mr. John Aster Locklear; five sisters: Mrs. Gladys L. Jacobs, Mrs. Thesia Lowry, Mrs. Cathern Ann Locklear, Mrs. Veatter Cummings and Ms. Vernie Mae Locklear; a special niece: Mrs. Mary Ethel Bryant and a stepson: Mr. Jerry Griffith.
The funeral service will be 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013, at Mt. Airy Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve Strickland officiating. Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 30, 2013, at Mt. Airy Church Cemetery.
Surviving are her sons: Mr. Harry Locklear of Pembroke and Mr. Gene Locklear of San Diego, CA; her daughters: Mrs. Patricia G. Hagans of Lumberton, Mrs. Myra Strickland and Ms. Heidi Barton both of Pembroke; a stepdaughter: Ms. Janet Marvin of Guys Mills, PA; a stepson: Mr. Blaine Griffith of Cortland, OH; sixteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
The visitation will be from 5-7:30 p.m. Friday, March 30, 2013, at Mt. Airy Baptist Church.