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In Memory of

Mary Magdalene Griggs

August 2, 1938 - August 10, 2017

Obituary


Mary Magdalene Dodd Griggs, 79, of Dallas, Texas, passed away on August 10, 2017. She was born in Dillon, South Carolina on August 2, 1938.

Mary graduated from Desert High School in California, and received an Associate of Arts & Science from Brevard Community College. She married Edward C. Griggs on May 27, 2006. Mary was a licensed massage therapist, and was the owner and operator of Body Workers. She was a member of the American Massage Therapy Association, and the Texas Reelers Squaredance Club.

Mary had a passion for squaredancing, traveling, cooking,...

Mary Magdalene Dodd Griggs, 79, of Dallas, Texas, passed away on August 10, 2017. She was born in Dillon, South Carolina on August 2, 1938.

Mary graduated from Desert High School in California, and received an Associate of Arts & Science from Brevard Community College. She married Edward C. Griggs on May 27, 2006. Mary was a licensed massage therapist, and was the owner and operator of Body Workers. She was a member of the American Massage Therapy Association, and the Texas Reelers Squaredance Club.

Mary had a passion for squaredancing, traveling, cooking, music, gardening, and crafting. She will be missed by all.

Mary is survived by her husband, Edward C. Griggs; children, Debbie Dodd, Janice Dodd, John Dodd, and Julie Dodd; 12 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and sister, Barbara Goodwin of North Carolina. She is preceded in death by her daughter, Susan Dodd; and granddaughter, Alexis Newbauer.

Visitation will be Tuesday, August 15, 2017 from 6-8 PM at Sparkman Funeral Home in Richardson, Texas. The funeral service will also be at Sparkman Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 2 PM in the chapel. Burial will follow at Restland Cemetery in Dallas, Texas.

Arrangements under the direction of Sparkman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Richardson, TX.