James Griffin

May 15, 1935 - April 23, 2017

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James L. Griffin, 81 of North Lewisburg, passed away, Sunday, April 23, 2017 in his home.

He was born May 15, 1935 in Logan County and was a graduate of East Liberty High School. He retired, after 45 years of service from Super Foods as a lift truck operator.

James was a member of the Hi-Point Music, Indian Lake Moose and Teamsters.

He is survived by his sons, James “Bob” (Donna) Griffin and Charles (Lori) Griffin, his daughters, Dianna Moler, Victoria (Michael) Ray and Karen Poteet; 11 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, his sisters, Lois Hall, Betty Oats, Linda Kerns, Judy Painter and Janet Sherwood; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Janet (McCubbin) Griffin, his wife of 61 years at her passing, Marylyn V. (Bozman) Griffin, siblings, Laura Jean and LeRoy (Theresa) Griffin and a son-in-law, Michael Moler.

The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m., Thursday, April 27, 2017 in the FRESHWATER, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, North Lewisburg. Funeral service will follow at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Jeremy Sarver officiating.
Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, North Lewisburg.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.

Serving as pallbearers will be Greg Cook, Tyler Moler, Adam Griffin, Michael Griffin, David Griffin, Terry Griffin, James Poteet, and Eric Poteet.


Clara Owens - Apr 25, 2017

To all the Griffin Family: Memories are pouring through my mind of Jimmy and they are all from happier times. May time heal your sorrow and bring you closer together. RIP Jimmy.

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