Larry Eugene Griffin, 80, of Oakboro, passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019 in CHS Stanly. His funeral service will be Friday, April 19, 2019 at 2 PM at Mineral Springs Baptist Church with Rev. Kinney Wallace and Rev. Keith Walters officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall from 12:30 until 1:30 prior to the service.
Born January 9, 1939 in Union County, NC, he was the son of the late Rufus Walter Griffin and Hazel Virginia Kiker Griffin. He was a member of Mineral Springs Baptist Church and was a welder with Brooks Welding in Oakboro.
Mr. Griffin is survived by his wife, Phyllis Brooks Griffin, daughter Vicky Griffin Tesh (Randy) of Rockwell, sisters Freddie Ann Fink of Mt. Pleasant and Helen Huneycutt (Jerry) of Locust, grandchildren Amber Goodall (Jeff), Aimee Greene and Steven Greene, and great-grandchildren Harrison Goodall and Christian Goodall. A daughter, April Lee Greene preceded him in death.