Lorie Renea Griggs, age 44, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away August 10, 2012 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born October 5, 1967 she was the daughter of the late Barbara Ann Lacy Creasey and Jim Reed.
Lorie truly loved her family and was always unselfishly doing things for other people. Her many hobbies included her love for cosmetics, yard sales, thrift stores, collecting cook books, and her love for all kinds of animals.
She was preceded in death by her father, Jim Reed; mother, Barbara Creasey; sister, Brenda Bradford and grandfather, William Lacy.
Survivors include her husband Paul David Griggs of Jonesboro, Arkansas whom she married April 21, 1989; son, Anthony Straughn of Stillwater, OK; brother, Buddie Bradford of Jonesboro, AR; three sisters, Kathy Reed of Broken Arrow, OK; Linda Walker and husband Donny of Hickory Ridge, AR, Donetta Sterling of Batesville, AR and many friends.
A visitation will be held 1:00 to 3:00 pm, Sunday, August 12, 2012 at Heber Springs Funeral Home Chapel. Services will follow at 3:00 pm, Sunday immediately after the visitation. Interment will be at Antioch Cemetery in Drasco, Arkansas.
Arrangements are under the direction of Heber Springs Funeral Home, 1199 Wilburn Road, Heber Springs, Arkansas. Please sign the online obituary at www.heberspringsfuneralhome.com. or call 501-887-9152 for more assistance.