In Loving Memory of

Carolyn Cason Griffis

03/27/1937 - 03/16/2016

Carolyn C. Griffis went peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior on March 16, 2016 at the age of 78 at E.T. York Haven Hospice Care Center in Gainesville, FL.

She was a loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Carolyn was an avid sports fan, particularly of the UF Gators. She spent many years working in the Clerk of Courts Office with Buddy Irby.

Carolyn is preceded in death by her parents, Lanier and Edith Cason; her husband, William “Willie” Griffis; her daughter, Patti Register; and her son, William “Bill” Griffis, Jr. Carolyn is survived by her daughter Kay Griffis; son-in-law, Carl Register; Grandchildren, Jana Jenkins, Patti Cannon, Kara Griffis, William “Billy” Griffis III; and great-grandchildren, Colton Morgan and Shannon Jenkins.

Funeral Services will be on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 2:00 PM at Forest Meadows Funeral Home, 725 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL with interment to follow at Forest Meadows Memorial Park Central.

Online Condolences

2 Responses

  1. Jackie Cason Chance at · Reply

    Dear family; Just remembering all the good times Jimmy, You and I had at Aunt Johnny’s and Uncle Metz house and knowing you are with Him and that He is sufficient for all our needs at all times.
    Love in Christ;
    Your Cousin, Jackie Cason Chance

  2. ERIC J BATH at · Reply

    I remember back in the day when Willie would be umpiring and Carolyn would be keeping score for Men’s softball…..It didn’t get any better than that! I’m so sorry to hear of her passing. Kay, Carl, and’re all in my prayers! GOD BLESS!
    Eric Bath

Leave a Reply

Please feel free to sign the Guest Register and forward your condolences to friends and family members who have suffered a loss. Please enter your words of remembrance in the space provided. You may choose to leave your message online or click the link below to send a private message to the family. Please note that Forest Meadows Funeral Home will review all messages before they are published on the world-wide web or forwarded to family members. Please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have. Thank-you.

To protect your privacy, Forest Meadows Funeral Home will not share your eMail address on the web. We offer you the option of providing it to us solely as a way to contact you. We do not share your eMail with third parties without your express written consent.

    Send a Private Condolence

    Your Name (required):

    Your Email (required)

    Your City

    Your State


    Your Message

    Send this condolence message to