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Janet Lee Griffin

May 5, 1965 ~ February 28, 2021 (age 55)

Obituary

Janet Lee Vickers Griffin daughter of Jessie J. Vickers, Jr. and Mary L. Vickers was born on May 5, 1965 in Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Janet was raised in Elizabeth, NJ and attended the Elizabeth Public School system.  She was a graduate from Elizabeth High School. 

Janet loved to travel to Georgia to visit all her family.  A trait that her father always did. Janet enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren. 

Janet worked at Fuji Films as a customer service representative for many years. 

Janet departed this life on Sunday, February 28, 2021. 

She was preceded in death by her son Lamont Vickers and father, Jessie J. Vickers, Jr.

She will be lovingly remembered by her children H. Jamal Griffin and Darian Griffin, Elizabeth, NJ; husband H. Ricky Griffin, NJ; grandchildren Bryana and Ryan Vickers, Staten Island, NY; mother Mary L. Vickers, Elizabeth, NJ; sisters Brenda McRae (Tony) and Subrenia Shaw (Keith) of Hillside, NJ;  brother Jessie Vickers, III, Elizabeth, NJ; nieces Shari Shaw and Toni McRae, Hillside, NJ; Tatayana Vickers, Harrisburg, PA; nephews Jessie Vickers IV, NC; Justin McRae and Kyle Shaw, Hillside, NJ; aunts, Betty Wesley (William), Alma, GA; Daisy Rich (Larry), Roselle, NJ; Geneva Evans (Willie), Thomasville, GA; Georgia Mae Bussey, Detroit, MI; Lisa Bussey (Henry), Douglas, GA; Marilyn Bussey, Douglas, GA; and Melissa Barlow, Fayetteville, GA; uncles Clifford Bussey and Jimmy Bussey, Douglas GA; Leon Vickers, Alma, GA and Pernell Bussey (Sharon), Thomasville, GA; special cousins, Eva Dell Robinson, Stacey Vickers, and Kim Blue; dearest friends Elaine Murray, Darin Williamson, and Pamela Hailey; host of great aunts, great uncles, cousins, family and friends. 

 

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
March 11, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Smith Funeral Home
455 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Funeral Service
Thursday
March 11, 2021

12:00 PM
Smith Funeral Home
455 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
 

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