LUCAS: Braden C. Griffitts, 23, of Lucas, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, December 8, 2012.
Braden was born on August 14, 1989, in Mansfield, to Clyde "Coby" and Pixie Montgomery Griffitts. He was a 2007 graduate of Madison Comprehensive High School, and was employed at KDC Tri-tech Labs. Braden enjoyed golfing, fishing playing basketball, and watching the Cleveland Indians and the Cleveland Browns. Braden loved his family, especially his nieces and nephew, and was affectionately known as "Uncle Bubby" by them. He will be missed by all who knew him.
In addition to his parents, Coby and Pixie Griffitts of Lucas, Braden is survived by two sisters, Megan (Warren) Barfield of Nashville, TN, and Amanda (Marcus) Epneris of Mansfield; one nephew and two nieces, Montgomery Barfield, Ada Beth Barfield and Brinly Epneris; his paternal grandmother, Gertrude Griffitts of Portland, TN; and his maternal grandparents, Joe and Sondra Montgomery of Mansfield.
Braden was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Clyde Griffitts.
Calling hours will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, LTD., 1106 Park Avenue East (St. Rt. 430E), Mansfield. Private burial will follow at Mansfield Memorial Park.
Online condolences may be made at www.wernergompf.com