Opal Jeanette (Griffith) Matics

July 9, 1928August 24, 2021

Opal Jeanette Griffith Matics, 93 of Crab Orchard, WV passed away on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 peacefully at home surrounded by her family. She was born July 9, 1928 in Shady Springs, WV to the late Carry Griffith and Iva Trail Griffith. She was a devout Christian for 75 years.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by seven sisters; one brother; and one son-in-law.

Those left to cherish her memory are four sons; one daughter with whom she lived with, eight grandchildren, four great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

There will be no service or memorial. Cremation will be arranged by Blue Ridge Funeral Home.

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  • At the request of the family, no services will be held


Opal Jeanette (Griffith) Matics

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Sandra Pierce

August 31, 2021

I have many memories of my Nannie she was the best lady on earth..she watched my daughter and son they wld play dr and Nan wld draw on them with marker to show where to cut ....lord took a few days to get that marker off lol

Thank you Nan for all the unforgettable memories..we will never b the same