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Rosa Alice Griffin Hite
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1907
Death: Mar. 26, 2008

Mrs. Rosa Alice Griffin Hite, 100, died at her home Wednesday, March 26, 2008.
Born October 12, 1907 in Mecklenburg County, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Robert H. "Heck" Griffin and Rosa Owen Griffin. Mrs. Hite worked with Burlington Mills for over twenty-five years prior to retiring in 1972, and was a member of the Buffalo Baptist Tabernacle. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Overland Grey "Dick" Hite in 1971, her son, Ryland Winn Hite in 2004, her son-in-law, Carlton S. Bowen in 2007, two infant sons, as well as six brothers and two sisters. Surviving are her daughter, Joan Hite Bowen of Buffalo Junction; a daughter-in-law, Marjorie Murray Hite of Clarksville, VA; a granddaughter, Karen Hite Overton, and husband, Anthony, and their children, David , Michelle and Thomas Grey Overton, all of Buffalo Junction and a grandson, Russell C. Bowen and wife, Lauren, and their sons, Tyler, Zach and Cole Bowen, all of Raleigh, NC. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 29 at 2 o'clock in the Chapel of Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home with the Reverend Dr. David Pruett and the Reverend Bill Weeks officiating. Interment will follow in the Gravel Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 7 till 8:30 p.m. at the Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home in Clarksville. Those who wish may make a memorial contribution to the Mecklenburg County Life Saving & Rescue, P.O. Box 1539, Clarksville, VA 23927.
Family links: 
  Robert Hezekiah Griffin (1870 - 1933)
  Rosa L Owen Griffin (1874 - 1910)
  Overland Grey Hite (1903 - 1971)*
  Allen Rudolph Hite (1928 - 1928)*
  Ryland Winn Hite (1929 - 2004)*
  Francis Lynwood Hite (1933 - 1933)*
  Robert Ralph Griffin (1898 - 1966)*
  Ollie Maxey Griffin (1905 - 1973)*
  Rosa Alice Griffin Hite (1907 - 2008)
*Calculated relationship
Gravel Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
Buffalo Springs
Mecklenburg County
Virginia, USA
Created by: David Clay
Record added: Mar 26, 2008
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Rosa Alice <i>Griffin</i> Hite
Added by: David Clay
Rosa Alice <i>Griffin</i> Hite
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Rosa Alice <i>Griffin</i> Hite
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