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Johnny Lee Griffin Sr.

Published 12:00am Friday, January 4, 2013

Jan. 26, 1952 – Dec. 26, 2012

NATCHEZ — Services for Johnny L. Griffin Sr., 60, of Natchez, who died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, in Natchez, will be at noon Saturday at Antioch Baptist Church with the Rev. Percy Turner officiating.

Burial will follow at Garden City Kettley Family Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church.

Mr. Griffin was born Jan. 26, 1952, in Adams County, the son of John Henry Griffin and Mozella Kelly Griffin. He was a member of the Wisemen Hunting Club.

Mr. Griffin was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, John Henry Griffin and James Griffin.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Kaye Griffin; four daughters, Sharonda Griffin of Natchez, Sharon Rogers of Minneapolis, Minn., Monique Griffin and Tamela Griffin, both of Baton Rouge; two sons, Johnny Lee Griffin Jr. of Natchez and Johnny Leedale McMorris of Minneapolis; four sisters, Annie Griffin Edwards and husband, Robert, of Byram, Marie Love and husband, Charles, Mary Griffin Gibson and husband, David, and Susan Griffin Hunt, all of Natchez; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.