Betty Jean Austin Griffin




Fuquay-Varina – Betty Jean Austin Griffin, 85, died on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at her home. A Graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, 1621 Broad Street, Fuquay-Varina.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Norman and Mattie Austin; and her husband, Charles Thedford Griffin; brothers, Norman and Wallace; sister, Doris Austin; son-in-law, Jim Booker; daughter-in-law, Margaret Griffin; and canine friend, Buster.

She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend who will be missed greatly.

Betty leaves behind her daughters, Lynda Booker of Willow Spring, Debbie Pleasant and husband, Stacy of Fuquay-Varina, Virginia Mott and husband, Tony of Greer, SC; son, Chuck Griffin and wife, Sue of Fuquay-Varina; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.

The family will be receiving friends at the home of Betty Griffin, 306 Meadow Drive, Fuquay-Varina.