Howard A. Griggs, 83, passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2014. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 16, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home.
Mr. Griggs was a native of Punta Gorda, Fla. He made his home in Vero Beach until his retirement in 1992 when they moved to Milledgeville. He was the owner and operator of Howard’s Food Mart. He received many awards from Chevron for selling more than 4 million gallons of gas in one year. But family was always first.
Survivors include his wife, Jimmie Lou Willis Griggs of Milledgeville; two daughters, Kim Crocker of Vero Beach, Fla. and Vivian Griggs of Milledgeville; a brother, Raymond Griggs, and a sister, Peggy Passani, both of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; two grandchildren, Angel Griggs and Casey Demmon; two great-grandchildren, Kurt Howard Demmon and Kara Demmon.
The family will receive friends Friday from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour at Moores Funeral Home.
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Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.