Robert Lee Griffin, Sr., age
66, of Somerset, passed from this life on Tuesday, August 30,
2016, at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center.
Robert was born on April 4,
1950, in Adel, Georgia, son of the late Edgar and Bessie Martin
He was an over the road truck driver for
Robert married Sandra Wathen, in
Somerset, on January 26, 1998.
He was a RC airplane enthusiast, and a
member of the Somerset Model Airplane Club.
Robert enjoyed hunting and “mud bogging”
with his sons.
He enjoyed his family time spent with
his children and grandchildren.
Robert was a member of Parkers Mill
He is survived by his wife,
Sandy; his sons, Robert Jason Griffin, of Ohio, Adam Griffin, of
Georgia, Chris (and Sally) Griffin, of Georgia, Robert Lee (and
Amber) Griffin, Jr., of Alabama, and Raymond (and Shannon)
Thompson, of Alabama; his daughters, Alice (and Terry) Jones, of
Georgia, Debra Ann (and Troy) Beshears, of Somerset, and Sharon
Lynn (and Richard) Dungan, of Somerset; his brothers, Carlton
(and Vena) Griffin, of Georgia, and Billy Joe (and Donna)
Griffin, of Florida; his sisters, Pauline (and Tom) Johnson, of
Georgia, Dolly (and Jesse) Alverdor, of Georgia, Reda (and Joe)
Johnson, of Georgia; twenty grandchildren; and four
Preceding Robert in death are
his parents; and his sisters, Mable Gregg and Geraldine Moon.
Visitation will be on Thursday,
September 1, 2016, after 6:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral
Funeral services will be
Friday, September 2, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., in the funeral home
chapel with Bro. Darry Hatfield officiating.
Burial will be in Southern Oaks
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.