Date of Service: November 1, 2013
Interment Location: Southview Section
Michael Patrick Griffin, 49, of Garden Road, Elizabethton, passed away on Sunday, October 27, 2013, at his residence. Mr. Griffin was a son of the late William Patrick and Jacqueline Marie Babin Cutress. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Stephen Griffin. Mr. Griffin was employed for the United States Postal Service in Johnson City. He was of the Baptist faith and was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. Survivors include one daughter, Haley Griffin and one son, Cody Griffin, both of the home; and his brothers and sisters, Cindy Ferry, Mansfield, CT, Joseph Griffin, Vernon, CT, David Griffin, Manchester, CT, Lisa Leister, Vernon, CT, and Ruthanne Jarvis, Ellington, CT. The funeral service for Mr. Griffin will be conducted at 7:00 PM on Thursday, October 31, 2013, at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, with Pastor Scott Hayes officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM-7:00 PM in the funeral home chapel, prior to the service on Thursday, or at the residence of John Blackburn, 113 O’Brien Place, Elizabethton, at other times. The graveside service will be conducted at 1:00 PM on Friday, November 1, 2013, in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Those wishing to attend the service are asked to meet at 12:15 PM at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, on Friday to go in procession. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guest book. Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is serving the family. Office 423 542-2232, Obituary line 543-4917.