Mr. Joe Griffin 81 of Lanett, Ala. died Tuesday November 28, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Griffin was born in Lanett June 15, 1936 to the late Allie Griffin and the late Viola Griffin.
He served in the U. S. Army from 1956 until 1959 and served in the US Navy from 1960 until 1964. He was retired from Bell South Telephone Company after 27 years of service. He was a member of the Huguley Baptist Church.
Funeral Services will be held at Jeff Jones Funeral Home on Friday December 1, 2017 at 10 a.m. CST (11 Eastern) with burial to follow at Resthaven Memorial Gardens in Lanett. The Rev. Kenneth Overby and the Rev. Marty Dunlap will officiate.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home Thursday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. CST. (6 till 8 Eastern).
Mr. Griffin is survived by his three children: Randy Still (Sidar) of Lanett, Dennis Griffin (Linda) of Lanett, Michael Wilson (Cindy) of Tallahassee, Fla.; grandchildren: Jeremy Still (Jennifer), Brandi Sharpe (Eric), Cody Still (Tiffany), Joey Griffin, Lindsay Griffin, Matthew Griffin, Brittany Wilson, Elizabeth Wilson, Cade Wilson and Marcus Griffin; great grandchildren Jaylin Still, Hadley Sharpe, Cambrian Still, Cheyenne Still, Jaz Griffin, Jacob Griffin and Ava Benn.
Mr. Griffin was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Brenda Griffin; son, Jeff Griffin, and brother. Phillip Griffin.
On line condolences may be sent to jeffjonesfuneralhome.com . Jeff Jones Funeral Home, LaFayette, Ala. is directing.