Roy Griffin

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  • "Donnie and I were in the same hiring wave at EDC. He always..."
    - Bridget Callahan
  • "Worked beside Donnie at a previous job. He was always..."
    - Jennifer Ledford
  • "He was a good friend. I worked with him for twenty years...."
    - Shannon Bennick
  • "I worked with Donnie for 20 years at EDC. He was always..."
    - Sonya Gantt
  • "Daddy I will miss you more than words can describe. I love..."
    - Jennifer Griffin
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KINGS MOUNTAIN - Roy Donald "Donnie" Griffin, age 56, died Friday, June 8, 2018 at his home in Kings Mountain.

Born in Mecklenburg County on April 22, 1962, he was the son of the late Charles Donald Griffin and Dorothy Joanne Evans Griffin. Donnie worked for 23 years E.D.C in Grover. He enjoyed gardening and loved the water; boating, fishing or just being near it.

Donnie is survived by his loving girlfriend of 4 1/2 years, Carol Carpenter of Shelby, one daughter, Jennifer Griffin of Kings Mountain, one brother, Timothy Griffin and wife Cheryl of Kings Mountain, former spouse, Teresa Griffin and one grand-daughter, Mikaylah.

Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at Oak Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Jim Brackett and Rev. Ron Caulder officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 12:30 until 2 p.m. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested memorial donations be made to Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory to help defray funeral expenses.

Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family of Mr. Griffin.

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Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home & Crematory
106 Cherryville Rd.
Shelby, NC 28150-4208
(704) 480-8383
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Published in Shelby Star on June 13, 2018