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Mr. Wayne Bascomb Griffin, age 88, of Marietta, GA., passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2017. Mr. Griffin was born on May 10, 1928 in Dutton, Alabama, a son of the late Henry and Victoria Carrie Griffin.
After Wayne completed high school he went on to serve in the United States Air Force. He then became a Tool Planner for Lockheed Martin from which he retired after forty years of dedicated service. He married the love of his life, Mrs. Norma Shankles Griffin in 1948. In his spare time he enjoyed playing golf, riding horses, and being outdoors. Wayne was a dedicated husband, father, and brother; he will certainly be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Along with his parents Wayne is preceded in death by nine of his eleven siblings.
Mr. Griffin is survived by his loving wife of sixty-nine years, Norma Griffin; one daughter, Sheron Mumaugh, husband Al of Woodstock, GA; brother, Harland Griffin of Pisgah, AL; one sister, Wanda Stewart of Piedmont, AL; a step-grandaughter, Michelle Voegele; and several nieces, nephews, extended family members, and friends also survive.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at two o'clock in the afternoon on Sunday, April 23, 2017 in the Chapel of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home with Rev. David Legrand officiating. Interment will follow in the Pine Ridge Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from six o'clock in the afternoon until eight on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the funeral home.
Please visit www.winkenhoferpineridgefuneralhome.com to share memories and leave condolences with the family.
Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, 2950 North Cobb Parkway Kennesaw, GA 30152, has charge of arrangements for Mr. Wayne Bascomb Griffin.