- June Drummond of Seaford, passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019, at the ACTS Retirement/Life Community Center in Seaford.
She was the daughter of the late Lewis Griffith and Hilda Griffith of Seaford. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Richard “Dick” Drummond and a brother, Arland Griffith of Seaford.
June worked as a phone operator at the Sears Catalog Store in Seaford, before retiring in 1986. She was a member of Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church and the Elizabeth Circle. She loved to read and play Rook. She also enjoyed doing plastic needlepoint. She and her husband “Dick” loved to go camping in their travel trailers. They also loved to go dancing and were members of the Twinkle Toes Dance Club and Cotillion Social Dances.
June was a loving and supportive mother, mother-in-law, sister and wife. She was a gentle soul who will be missed by her loved ones.
She is survived by her son, Michael Drummond of Seaford; her daughter, Theresa Slaughter and husband Robert Slaughter of Ft. Myers, Fla.; her sister, Patricia King of Orlando, Fla.; a sister-in-law, Stella Griffith of Seaford; two nieces; four nephews; and 12 great-nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at noon on Friday, July 12, at Cranston Funeral Home, 300 N. Shipley St., Seaford, where friends may call from 11 a.m. to noon. Burial will be in Odd Fellows Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church (A/C Fund), 315 High St., Seaford, DE 19973.
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