Mr. Eugene Griffin

Passed 08/19/2019

Obituary for Mr. Eugene Griffin

Mr. Eugene Russell Griffin of Miami,FL formally of Adel,Ga. funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 2:30 P.M. at Holy Community Church in Adel, GA. Mr. Eugene Russell Griffin, Sr. was born July 29, 1957 to the late Lonnie and Mattie Griffin of Adel, Ga. Known as Russell, he was educated in the Cook County School System and graduated with the Class of 1976. He later moved his life to Miami, FL where he worked and retired from Amtrak. He also started and ran his own landscaping business which he operated until his health failed and was called home on August 15, 2019. Russell leaves to cherish his fond memories to his two sons, Daryl Griffin and Eugene Jr. (Cierra) of Miami, FL; Eleven grandchildren, Alex’cia, Daryl Jr., Emmanuel, Dajia, D’naiya, Danielle, Destiny, Dar’rell, Khalid, Khamadi, and Khaman Griffin; Six sisters, Jimmy Lee of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Julia B. of Warner Robins, GA, Mattie Mae of Tampa, FL, Cloreta (Dennis ) of Hollwood, FL and Karen Griffin Galdamez (OC) of Miami, FL.; Two Brothers, Lonnie (Janie) and Harold (Joanne) both of Jacksonville, FL.; Two sisters-in-law, Carol Griffin of Adel, GA and Janie Griffin of Jacksonville, FL; Two Aunts, Lou Verina Jones and Gladys Gains of Sparks, GA; One Special Friend, Tina Wilson o f Miami, FL. And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends. Russell was preceded in death by his brothers, Oscar, Bobby, Nathaniel, and David Lee.

Guest Book

Russell was such a blessing to me in taking care of and watching over my family home in Miami. More than that, he was a really nice person. He will be greatly missed. Vanessa Bush Gibson

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My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Russell will definitely be missed for his Jolly and Helpful spirit. He kept our lawns looking great! May God comfort you during this difficult time. Sincerely, Stephanie Small

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Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Matthew 5:4 I share in the sorrow of your loss Mrs. Dorothy Smith

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My condolences to you and your family Jehovah is a God of comfort and peace John 5 28 29 will be forfull Rev 21 3 4 No more pains for mankinds.john give Mankind hope for the future.

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