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Aaron Griffin Sr.

Norfolk, Virginia

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Aaron A. Griffin Sr. NORFOLK - The Rev. Aaron Austin Griffin Sr., 84, of the 800 block of Craig St., departed this life Feb. 3, 2011. Born in Chesapeake, he was a member and former pastor of Saint Mary's Holy Mount Christian Church in Norfolk and he was a community servant. He retired from Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority after 35 years. He is survived by his wife, Mary A. Griffin of Chesapeake; two daughters, Victoria D. Robinson of Carrolton, Va., and Rosemary Griffin of Chesapeake; a son, Donnell J. Griffin of Norfolk; 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A funeral will be held at noon Wednesday at Bethany Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Griffin Family Cemetery. Viewing will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Pretlow and Sons Funeral Home, Chesapeake, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. You may offer your condolences to the family at www.pretlowandsons.com.

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Dear Victoria and Family,
The Booker T. Washington Class Of 1968 extends to you its deepest sympathy for the loss of Mr. Griffin. May your memories of him bring you comfort and may your trust in GOD'S judgement bring you peace. During this difficult time, if BTW '68 can be of help in any way, please call.

To God Be The Glory,Our Prayers are with each of you & our condolences are with each of you at this time. To Mrs. Mary Griffin Hold on to Gods unchanging Hand & to the Family Also.

Words cannot express the deepest sympathy that we share in your loss. Your husband and father was truly a giving person in sharing the talents he had within our community. May God keep you in your hours of bereavement, but rest assured that at some point in this life that you will all be reunited within that heavenly place. Our prayers and condolences are with you in this time of sorrow.

The Miller Family (Luebertha Miller, Arleen Miller Holland, Arthur Miller, Jr., and Donnell...

Mr. Griffin was always respected in our old neighborhood. He was a great example of a good and decent man. A hard worker, who loved and provided for his family and who would do anything to help a neighbor. May God bless and keep The Griffin Family in this time of sorrow. But understand, you were blessed by God to have a man like Aaron Griffin Sr in your life for the time that you had. Cherish your memories and know that this was truly a man of God.

Dear Griffin Family, we have never met, however, my wife and I are very sorry for your loss

Mr Aaron RIP you will be missed. God has picked another Pastor to preach in the His church in Heaven. Mrs. Mary, Vickie, Rosemary, Donnell, Twanna and the other family members your are in ours prayers always, It's been 4 months since we loss Barbara keep the Faith and Hold on to Gods Unchanging hands. God is still in control. Read Psalm 23 Prayerfully & Sorrowfully submitted Rudolph &Janice Lee &Family