CLANTON, Ala. — Family graveside services for Dorothy June Mims Griffin will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Martin Memorial Cemetery in Clanton, Alabama.
Mrs. Griffin, 81, went home to be with the lord on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at Country Meadow Personal Care Home in Greenwood. She was born on June 25, 1938, in Clanton, Alabama, to Dewey and Nettie Mims. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Eddie Donald Griffin; her son Eddie Randle Griffin and his wife, Betty Jo Griffin; her son Donald Scott Griffin; her granddaughter, Angela Kay Griffin; her brother and sister-in-law, Buddy (and Jeanette) Mims; her sister and brother-in-law, Ruby Lois (and Jimmy) Mims; her brother-in-law, Ralph Frith; her grandmother, who raised her, Sallie Headley; and her stepmother, El Marine Mims.
She is survived by her daughters, June Griffin Kenwright (James) of Greenwood and Sharon Griffin Besnard (Todd) of Bay St. Louis; 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was a member of Church of the Highlands in Birmingham, Alabama, and a past member of Greenwood Church of God for many years.
The family would like to express its sincere appreciation to Danny and Rebecca Edwards and their devoted staff at Country Meadow Personal Care Home and Morgan Moses Moore and the staff of Halcyon Hospice of Greenwood.
Martin Funeral Home in Clanton, Alabama, is in charge of arrangements. The Rev. Doug Dorch will officiate the service. Pallbearers will be Jason Kenwright, Stephen Kimbriel, Brian Griffin, Christopher Griffin, Keesler Griffin and Nicholas McCleese.