James Griffett, Jr.

James Griffett, Jr.


Passed: Thursday, March 11, 2021
Funeral: Sunday, March 14, 2021

Birth Date: Tuesday, March 12, 1935
Age: 85
Location: Inman

James Griffett, Jr., 85, born on March 12, 1935, passed away March 11, 2021 at his home.

A native of Winchester, Kentucky, son of the late James Griffett, Sr. and Gladys Abner Griffett, he was a member of Praise Cathedral and a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War.


Surviving are his wife of 62 years, Martha Godfrey Griffett of the home; two daughters, Theresa C. Clayton (Ronnie) of Inman and Barbara Griffett Reid (Charles) of Moore; two grandchildren, Jennifer Wylie (Chris) and Jessica Mosley (Caleb) all of Inman; two great-grandchildren, Elijah Wylie and Samantha Wylie; five brothers, Billy Griffett, Bobby Griffett and Stevie Griffett (Charlotte) all of Winchester, Kentucky, Danny Griffett (Jeannie) of Powell County, Kentucky and Lanny Griffett (Sandra) of Winchester, Kentucky; two sisters, Blanche Hawkins and Rose Sharon Helton (Johnny) all of Powell County, Kentucky; two sisters-in-law, Mary Griffett and Laverne Garrett both of Winchester, Kentucky and one step-granddaughter, Abby Reid.

He was also predeceased by three brothers, A.C. Griffett, Douglas Griffett and Michael Griffett.

Funeral Services:

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 14, 2021 at Praise Cathedral, conducted by Rev. Jerry Madden and Rev. Tommy Harvey.

Committal services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, March 15, 2021 at Good Shepherd Memorial Park in Boiling Springs, S.C.

Visitation will be held 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. Saturday, March 13, 2021 at Praise Cathedral.

The family is at the home.

Memorials may be made to Praise Cathedral, P.O. Box 287, Greer, SC 29652.
Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

Wood Mortuary

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