Mary Charlotte McGriff, 92, Plymouth, passed away at 9:23 p.m. July 1, 2021, at We Belong Senior Care, Plymouth, where she had been a resident for the past three years. She was born to David A. Stayton and Goldie G. (Personette) Stayton Oct. 31, 1928, in Argos. Mary lived all of her life in Argos community.
She married Robert S. McGriff Oct. 21, 1951, in Argos. With each other they shared 44 years before he passed Jan. 12, 1996.
Mary was a housewife/homemaker and a foster parent. She was a member of the Santa Anna Church, Argos, and past member of the UM Women’s – Ladies Aid. Mary was a graduate of Argos High School with the class of 1946. She was Trained for two years as a Medical Technologist at Elkhart Business College.
Mary is survived by her daughters: Barbara D. Peden and husband Monty of Rochester; and Nancy G. McFarland and husband Rex of Argos; step-daughter: Cheryl Eberhard and husband Ralph of Lake Wales, Fla.; five grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; eight step-great-grandchildren and several foster children that grew up on the farm in Argos.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a son, two brothers and a sister.
Friends may visit with the family from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday July 6, at the Santa Anna Church, 20269 Nutmeg Rd., Argos. Funeral services will follow the visitation at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 6. at the church with Rev. Tim Lee. Burial will follow at the Jordan Baptist Cemetery, Argos.
Memorial Contributions may be made to: We Belong Senior Home, 300 Meadow Lane, Plymouth, IN 46563 or Santa Anna Church, 20269 Nutmeg Rd., Argos, Indiana 46501
Arrangements have been entrusted with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos.