Lisa LaShawn (Simpson) Griffith

Born: Thu., Oct. 10, 1974
Died: Sat., Oct. 7, 2017


12:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Wed., Oct. 11, 2017
Location: Callaway Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Wed., Oct. 11, 2017
Location: Callaway Funeral Home Chapel

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Lisa LaShawn Simpson Griffith, age 42, of Cornelia, Georgia, formerly of Union Point, Georgia went to her Heavenly Home on Saturday, October 7, 2017 following a long battle of health issues. Ms. Griffith was born on October 10, 1974 in Greensboro, Georgia. She was preceded in death by her father, Enoch Guy Simpson. She was a member of Harmony Baptist Church and attended Camp Creek Baptist Church. As a Foster Parent, over 30 children passed through her home and her loving care.

Survivors include her mother and step-father, Virginia “Jenny” and J.T. Allen, of Cornelia; sons, Zeke Griffith, of Cornelia; Ely Griffith, of Cornelia; brothers and sisters-in-law, Keith and Cherry Simpson, of Baldwin; Kevin and Angie Simpson, of Baldwin; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 11, 2017 in the Chapel of Callaway Funeral Home, 208 North Rhodes Street, Union Point, Georgia 30669 with Pastor James Lyons and Pastor Jim Olds officiating. Interment will follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery in Union Point, Georgia.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel and from 12:00 p.m. to the service hour at Callaway Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Liver Foundation, 39 Broadway, Suite 2700, New York, NY 10006. Callaway Funeral Home, 208 N. Rhodes Street, Union Point, GA, (706) 486-4138, is in charge of local arrangements.  Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Terry & Elaine Cantrell
   Posted Mon October 09, 2017
So sorry for you loss, praying for our Lord to give each of you, love, comfort and peace during this difficult time.
Terry & Elaine Cantrell

Terry and Sookie Dover
   Posted Wed October 11, 2017
So sorry for your loss. I can not imagine losing a child. You have her memories to help
You through this time. We are out of town and can not come. Know we are thinking of you and your family. May the Lord keep you close and help you through this. We will be praying for you and your family.
Terry and Sookie Dover

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Wed October 11, 2017
I am praying for you all and I know God will give you strength, comfort and hope during this time. May God bless you all!

Charles E. Bryan
   Posted Wed October 11, 2017
Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.