Augusta, GA – Samantha Lynn Griffiths, 41, departed this earth on Tuesday, October 8, 2019, at thirty minutes past midnight, with her parents by her side.

A memorial service will be held at New Heights Baptist Church, 105 Camilla Ave., Augusta, GA, on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. with the Reverend Billy Lassiter and Dr. Roland Galloway officiating.

With the excepton of a couple of years, Samantha was a lifelong resident of Augusta. Samantha loved to serve the congregants of Windsor Heights Baptist Church as a beverage hostess every Sunday morning. Samantha was dearly loved by all who knew her.

Samantha was preceded in death by her father, James “Jay” Griffiths; her grandparents, Brenda and Cyril Griffiths and Florabel Schwalbauch.

She is daughter of LaNeith and Luther Schwalbauch; sister to, Dawn (Earl “Butch”) Roberts, Linda Schwalbauch, Angela (Deryl, “Butch”) Egbert, Barbie Schwalbauch, Shawn Michael Schwalbauch and Sherry (Clayton, Jr.) Galloway; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.