John Allen Griffin

Services for John Allen Griffin of West were held on Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at 11 a.m. in the Lizzie Sanders Memorial Chapel with Rev. Kordell Sims officiating.  Burial was in Bennett Chapel Cemetery in Black Hawk.

Visitation was held from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. Tuesday, December 26, 2017, at Sanders and Sanders Funeral Home in Winona, and from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Wednesday.  There was no viewing after the eulogy.

Mr. Griffin, 53, died Sunday, December 17, 2017, at his home in West.  A rancher, he was a member of Mt. Zion M.B. Church.

He is survived by his mother, Vicie Griffin of Vaiden; daughters, Ava Griffin and Hillary Griffin, both of Cruger, Squinetta Moore and Francine Moore, both of Vaiden; sisters, Annie Fullilove, Dorothy Givens, Mary Griffin, Sarah Griffin, all of Vaiden, Linda Amos of Coiam and Bessie Peterson of Black Hawk; son, Home Griffin, Jr., of Lexington.

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