Originally created 04/08/01

Mr. Charlie Griffin



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Charlie Kendrick Griffin, 74, of Wilbur Street, died Thursday, April 5, 2001 at University Hospital. Funeral services will be held at Lakeside Baptist Church, Clearwater, S.C. at 3 p.m. on Monday, April 9, 2001 with Dr. Mike Siers, Mr. Jerome Berendsen and the Rev. Bill Reese officiating. Mr. Griffin will lie in state from 2 until 3 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be grandsons and family friend, Doyle Smith. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Joy Sunday School Class. Survivors include a wife, Vera Griffin; four daughters, Bonnie Jones, Charlene Burnside, Dottie Hawk and Debbie Brown; one son, Charlie K. Griffin Jr.; two sisters, Lela Mae Hoover and Margie Patterson; seven grandchildren, Hope Siers, Darrell Burnside, Stanley Jones, Jimmy Hawk, Cory Brown, Ryan Brown and Dottie Mansell; four great-grandchildren, Timothy Siers, Melody Siers, David Siers and Austin Jones. The family will receive friends this evening from 6 to 9 p.m. at Starling-Hatcher Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lakeside Baptist Church Missions Fund, P.O. Box 1730, Clearwater, SC 29822. The Augusta Chronicle-April 8, 2001