Mr. Josh Griffin, age 87, a resident of Ten Mile, Tennessee passed away Friday, September 4, 2020 at his residence. He was born January 15, 1933 in Rockwood, Tennessee. Mr. Griffin had 27 years of loyal service to the U.S. Department of Energy. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother, and was a hardworking man his entire life. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cal Griffin and Sally Clark Griffin; wife, Ica Belle Brown Griffin; and several brothers and sisters.
Son: Troy Darrell Griffin of Ten Mile, TN
Daughter & Son-in-law: Barbara & Larry Gates of Niota, TN
Grandchildren: Valerie Nolan & husband, Chris of Athens, TN
Michael Gates of Athens, TN
Matthew David Fink of Ten Mile, TN
Great Grandchildren: Logan Gates, Tryston Nolan, Zoie Nolan, and Carter Nolan
Brothers: Joe Griffin & wife, Ruth
Jackie Griffin & wife, Barbara
Sister: Cora Lane
And several nieces and nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Family and friends will meet on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 12:00 noon in the Luminary Cemetery in Ten Mile, Tennessee for graveside services and interment.