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Georgia (Screpetis) Xiggores

August 4, 1926 ~ January 8, 2020 (age 93)

Obituary

DRACUT—Georgia (Screpetis) Xiggores, age 93, of Dracut, passed away at her home on January 8, 2020, surrounded by her loving family.  She was the wife of the late Nicholas Xiggores, with whom she shared  66 years of marriage. 

 

Born in Lowell, MA on August 4, 1926, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Evangelia (Floros) Screpetis.  Georgia was a graduate of Dracut High School, and later went on to work for Wang Laboratories for many years before her retirement.

 

Georgia was well loved by all who knew her, and everyone affectionately called her YiaYia.  She loved nothing more than spending time with her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and all of her beloved pets.

 

Surviving Georgia are her three daughters, Christina Xiggores-Lemay and her husband Raymond of Cape Canaveral, FL. Debra Rowe and her husband Joseph of Dracut, and Susan Totton and her husband Vernon “Red” of Dracut; her grandchildren, Laurie Dowd, Sandra Gamache, Shannon Rowe, Deborah Pelletier, and Nicholas Totton; her five great grandchildren; her six great great grandchildren; her family friends, Mary Rowe and James Richard, as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends.

 

Georgia was the sister of the late John Screpetis, Penny Liacopulos, and Bessie Natsios.

 

Arrangements:  Friends and family may call at the DRACUT FUNERAL HOME, 2159 Lakeview Ave., Dracut, on Sunday, January 12th from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m.  Her Funeral Service will be held on Monday, January 13th at 9:45 a.m. at Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church, 1160 Mammoth Rd., Dracut.  Burial will follow in Westlawn Cemetery, Lowell.  As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Georgia’s honor to Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church.  To leave an online message or condolence, please visit www.dracutfuneralhome.com.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
January 12, 2020

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dracut Funeral Home
2159 Lakeview Avenue
Dracut, MA 01826

Funeral Service
Monday
January 13, 2020

9:45 AM
Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church
1160 Mammoth Road
Dracut, MA 01826

Committal
Monday
January 13, 2020

11:00 AM
Westlawn I Cemetery
215 Boston Road
Lowell, MA 01852

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