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Obituary for Donald Griffin
Don Griffin 73 of Eatonton, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Mr. Griffin was born in Charlotte North Carolina on February 17, 1940 to the late Curtis & Janie Crump Griffin. A Memorial Service will be on Friday, March 8, 2013 at First United Methodist Church in the Historic (old) Sanctuary at 11 AM. In 1965 he married Diane Case, and lived in Eatonton since 1995, he was a member of First United Methodist Church of Eatonton, he graduated from University of North Carolina Charlotte, was president of multiple manufacturing companies in the Atlanta area, worked as a civil engineer for 25 years until 1990, served in the Army Special Forces and was Honorably discharged in 1964, served on the Board of Equalization, was in charge of the finance committee service at First United Methodist Church, secretary for the Elks Lodge, served on the board of Putnam Christian Outreach, and was secretary of Lake Oconee Buskers Club of Milledgeville, Georgia. Mr. Griffin is survived by his wife: Diane Griffin, Sons: Ron Griffin and Robb Griffin both of Dallas, Texas, Granddaughters: Michelle, Haley, Addison and Reese Griffin, Grandson: Blake Griffin. The family has requested donations to First United Methodist Church in lieu of flowers.