Anna Griffin – 1956 to 2010


Anna Griffin, a long time staff member at Sams Valley Elementary passed away July 14, after suffering a massive heart attack on June 28. Anna was the lead secretary at Sams Valley.  She was the heart and soul of the school. Anna was loved by all, students and parents alike. Her commitment and dedication was evident in everything that she did. She had many friends and was a terrific wife, mother, and Nona. She will be missed greatly.

Anna’s legacy lives on with her husband of 36 years, Jim; children Chadd J. (Heather) Griffin, of Central Point, Ore., and Cassandra (Jarred) Griffin-Dunlap, of Eagle Point, Ore; and two grandchildren, Addison Griffin and Marianna Dunlap.

There will be a viewing on Monday, July 19, 2010, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Conger-Morris, Central Point, OR. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, July 20, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. at Shepherd of the Valley Catholic Church, 600 Beebe Rd, Central Point, OR. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Sam’s Valley Elementary School.