2018-08-15 / Obituaries

Doris Jean (Griffiths) Apple

TIMBERLAKE — Doris Jean (Griffiths) Apple age 93, of 329 Wintergreen Rd., Timberlake, departed this life on Thursday evening, Aug. 9, 2018 at Treyburn Rehabilitation Center, Durham.

Mrs. Apple was born Dec. 15, 1924 in Greenfield Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Gomer and Fredia Griffiths and was wife to Larry Apple of Carthage, Indiana.

Doris graduated from Eden High School, worked at Irvin Materials Inc. as a secretary and tour guide for Irvin’s exotic animal showroom and then as care taker for Mr. Irvin’s exotic animal farm.

Mrs. Apple was a member of the Eastern Star of Indianapolis, Indiana. Board member of the First Church of Spiritual Science of Muncie, Indiana then was Vice President and Minister of Healing and founding member of The First United Metaphysical Chapel in Bahama, after moving to Timberlake 16 years ago.

Doris was preceded in death by her father and mother Gomer and Fredia Griffiths and her brother Gomer Rex Griffiths.

Viewing will be conducted on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 at the Bell Mortuary in Fountaintown, Indiana from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m..  Then following by graveside service conducted by the Rev. Connie Beth Graddy at the Greenfield Park Cemetery in Greenfield, Indiana.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The First United Metaphysical Chapel, 9602 Roxboro Rd., Bahama, NC 27583 or www.tfumc.net

Condolences may be sent at www.bellmortuary.com.

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