Earl Griffin, 81, of Hendersonville passed away unexpectedly surrounded by his loving wife and daughters on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at Advent Health, formerly Park Ridge Hospital of Hendersonville.
A native of Hendersonville, NC, Earl was the son of the late Paul and Inez Williams Griffin. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Dean and his sister-in-law, Betty Ann.
Earl enjoyed the Henderson County Curb Market, Tarheel sports, the Atlanta Braves, bluegrass music, camping, and gardening. He especially loved his four-legged furry friends.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Fran Griffin; two daughters, Teresa Griffin of Hendersonville, NC, and Lynn Griffin, of Florence, SC; and his adopted daughters, Kim Turner and Robbie Taylor. In addition, nieces Tammy Vaughn (Ray), Karla Lyda (Kevin), Deborah Griffin; and other great-nephews and nieces.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, June 27, 2021, from 1-2 pm at Shuler Funeral Home.
The Memorial service will be held Sunday June 27, 2021 at 2 pm at Shuler Funeral Home Chapel.
Due to the pandemic, all Covid 19 Restrictions will be in place.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Earl’s name to Blue Ridge Humane Society, 1214 Greenville Hwy, Hendersonville, NC 28792.
Earl and Fran are very passionate for rescuing animals.
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