Edwin Griffin

ALBANY - Mr. Edwin “Eddie” Griffin, 70, of Albany died Monday Aug 19, 2013 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.

His wishes were to be cremated with no services. The family will receive friends at his residence.

Born in Albany, GA, Mr. Griffin retired from the Department of Corrections. He also served on the U.S.S. Isle Royale in the Navy from 1963 to 1967.

He was preceded in death by his son Michael Griffin, his parents Z.E. Griffin and Mamie Griffin, a brother Richard Griffin and a sister Caroline Whitfield.

Survivors include his wife Judy Nugent Griffin of Albany; his children Amanda Velazquez and her husband Adan of Albany; Edwin Griffin Jr. of Albany; James Griffin and his wife Christy of Leesburg; Jean Sowley and her husband Brian of Manchester, England; Clara Griffin of Leesburg; Owen Griffin of Albany; and Vy Chu of Albany; his two brothers Owen Griffin and Charles William Griffin; his sister Patricia Marriott-Bagley; 16 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

You may sign our online guestbook and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mr. Griffin by visiting Kimbrell-Stern’s website at www.kimbrellstern.com.

Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152