Robert Griffin Sr.
October 7, 1927 – December 1, 2013
Robert Griffin Sr., 86, of Covington, died at home on December 1, 2013. Born October 7, 1927 to D.T. and Lela Griffin, he was a Navy veteran and was formerly employed with the Missouri Pacific Railroad as a road master. He was also a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Mr. Griffin’s funeral service took place on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home. He was buried at Covington Memorial Gardens.
He leaves his wife Dorothy Jean Griffin of Covington; sons Robert Griffin Jr. of Hernando, Miss., Sidney Ray Griffin of Illinois, Brandon Gee of Mobile, Ala., and Keith Gee of Mobile, Ala.; daughters Gloria Jones of Jacksonville, Fla., Carolyn Pierce of Oxford, Miss., Donna Griffin of Hernando, Miss., Laurie Gee of Mobile, Ala., Jill Gee of Mobile, Ala; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and caregiver Kathy Griffin of Covington.
He was preceded in death by brother Jessie Griffin and sisters Loretta G. Meade, Louise Adkins, Jeanette.
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The Leader (Covington, Tenn.)
December 5, 2013