Marie Griffin

Published 6:00 am Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Services for Marie Griffin, of Roxie, are 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov.4, at Bude Church of God with burial in Midway Cemetery inMeadville. Franklin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation is Tuesday from 5 until 9 p.m. at the church.

Mrs. Griffin, 79, died Nov. 2, 2009, at Franklin County MemorialHospital in Meadville. She was born in Glade, La., on June 24,1930, to Whitlock Mount and Leola Burley Mount.

She was a retired justice court judge. She was a member ofNatchez Church of God of Prophecy.

Preceding her in death were parents; her husband, Claude GriffinSr.; her sons, Whitlock Griffin and Claude Griffin Jr.; a brother;and a sister.

Survivors are her daughters, Diane Smith and husband, Jim, JanSmith and husband, Tony, all of Meadville, Toni Murray and husband,Stan, of Monterey, La., and Dink Smith and husband, Lewis, ofMeadville; her sisters, Carol Prudhomme, Shirley Smith and MargaretCarter, all of Jonesville, La.; her 15 grandchildren; and her sevengreat-grandchildren.