top banner

Obituary Listings

James Griffin

January 15, 1964 February 2, 2014
James Griffin
There are condolences waiting approval on James's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of James

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for James Griffin

Mr. James Wheeler Griffin, 50, a resident of Dossville, Mississippi, passed away, February 2, 2014 in Biloxi, Mississippi. Mr. Griffin was born in Carthage, Mississippi, January 15, 1964, the son of Wheeler and Irene Griffin. �Wanka�, as he was fondly known by family and friends, attended Thomastown Attendance Center and graduated with his high school diploma in 1983. He spent his working career in as a licensed barber working at Jackson Barber Shop. This was his passion, truly his God-given gift. James was also a Mason working in the construction industry. In his spare time, he volunteered as a basketball referee for the Leake County School District. James was an outgoing individual who loved to cook, sing and spend time with his children. He will be remembered as a great father who taught his sons well. James Griffin is survived by his parents, Wheeler and Irene Griffin; one sister Linda (Terrell) Hodges, one brother, Joe Griffin; two sons, Alexander Xavier Griffin and James Tremall Griffin; and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services for James Wheeler Griffin will be held Friday, February 7, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Delydia Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Carthage, Mississippi with visitation from 9:00 � 11:00 a.m. The family of Mr. James Wheeler Griffin has entrusted his care to the professional staff of Richmond-August Funeral Home.

To plant a tree in memory of James Griffin, visit the Tribute Store.

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...