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Connie F. (Kilgore) Vandergriff

December 20, 1954 ~ January 31, 2018 (age 63)

Connie F. Vandergriff, 63 of Nashville, TN died Wednesday, January 31, 2018 in Nashville.  Graveside services are noon Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Viola Cemetery.  Visitation is 10-11 a.m. Saturday at Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.  Online condolences may be made at

She was born December 20, 1954 in Signal Mountain, TN to Mitchell and Mary King Kilgore.  Connie attended the local schools.  On July 4, 1969, she was united in marriage to Samuel J. Vandergriff in Signal Mountain, TN.

Connie was a homemaker.  

She was a board member of the housing authority in McKenzie, TN and enjoyed volunteering in the community, including spending time with underprivileged children.

Survivors include one daughter:  Wanda (Louis) Clark of Palmer, TN; two sons: James (Tammy) Vandergriff of Munster, IN; Billy (Erin) Vandergriff of Cedar Hill, TN; 17 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; two brothers; Donnie Kilgore of Rossville, Georgia; Gary (Nita) McCartt of Ringgold, Georgia; several nieces and nephews.

Her parents, husband, one grandson, one sister and one sister-in-law preceded her in death.

Donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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