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Wednesday October 30th, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm

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Memorial Service


Wednesday October 30th, 2019
2:00pm

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Charles Lawson Griffin

Mr. Charles Lawson Griffin 69 of Sylva passed away on Saturday October 26th. Born on August 7, 1950, he was the son of the late Fred Elbert and Francis Robinson Griffin. Charles worked for the Town of Sylva for twenty-five years and was a member of Laurel Branch Baptist Church. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He had a heart as big as Texas.

Charles is survived by his wife of fifty-one years, Wanda; two children, Terry (Philana) Griffin and Teresa (C.A.) Dankmyer; seven grandchildren, Chelci, Zylon, Bryce, Tatum, Dylan, Dash, and Robbie; six brothers and sisters, Martha Ann Redoutey, Bobby Joe Griffin, Donna Gulledge, Kathy Worley, Fred Griffin, and David Griffin; and a brother-in-law, Jesse Franklin.

In addition to his parents, Charles was preceded in death by a brother, Johnny and a sister, Mary Jane.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 30th at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Revs. Avery Brown and Caleb Kelly officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:00 until 2:00 prior to the service at the funeral home.


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richard - connie middleton Nov 1 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Griffin

richard - connie middleton Nov 1 2019 12:00 AM

Wanda, Terry and family, I was so sorry to hear of Charles passing. My thoughts and prayers are that God gives you the peace and comfort you need as you go through this sad time.

Thelma Lea Gates Oct 30 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Griffin

Thelma Lea Gates Oct 30 2019 12:00 AM

We have lost a wonderful, loving and fun man. We shall miss Dick and his music. We are all better for having known him. May god's grace comfort his family, he is now playing his music with the best.

Deb Crews Oct 28 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Griffin

Deb Crews Oct 28 2019 12:00 AM

Praying For The Family & Many Friends, God Bless!

Tony Cabe Oct 28 2019 12:00 AM

Sending Prayers and Condolences For the family

Joey & Kizma Edney Oct 28 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Griffin

Joey & Kizma Edney Oct 28 2019 12:00 AM

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