He was of the Methodist faith. He greatly enjoyed walking with his fellow mall walkers, which he did every morning at 9.
He was the son of the late Clyde Griffith and Ada Collette Griffith and was also preceded in death by one sister, Phyllis Delay; and two brothers: Bill Griffith and Tommy Griffith.
He is survived by his brother, Terry Griffith; sister, Freda Hysinger; sisters-in-law: Frances Griffith and Betty Griffith; nieces: Christy Crutchfield, Debra Bates, Robin Hysinger, Sandra Griffith, Debbie Hughes, Michelle Evans and Camesa Rakestraw; and nephews: J.J. Hysinger, Billy Griffith, Gary Griffith, Todd Griffith and Bobby Delay.
A funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, March 3, 2014, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with the Rev. Tom Grissom officiating.
Interment will follow in Moore’s Chapel Cemetery with Eric Sherlin, Jim Crutchfield, J.J. Hysinger, Chris Bates, Billy Griffith and Rob Delay serving as pallbearers. The service will conclude with a white dove release ceremony.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Griffith family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.