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Teruko Griffin

d. December 14, 2016


Teruko Y. Griffin, 90, passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2016, at Candler Hospital in Savannah, Georgia.

Born in Nagoya, Japan, she lived in Hinesville for the past 40 years.  She was a member of SGIUSA Buddhist Organization.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Griffin.

She is survived by her son, Junichi Yamakoshi of Nagoya, Japan.

The funeral service will be held at 2pm, Sunday, December 18, 2016, at Carter Funeral Home Oglethorpe Chapel.  Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service.  Entombment will be at Oglethorpe Memorial Park.

Carter Funeral Home Oglethorpe Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at

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