First Posted: 1/15/2009
James Earl Griffin, 47, of 873 Fields Road, Tarheel, died Thursday.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at St. Pauls Funeral Home Chapel in St. Pauls, the Rev. Doris Lee officiating. Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in St. Pauls.
Surviving are his wife, Elizabeth Fields Griffin of Tar Heel; a son, Ryan Joseph Griffin of the home; two stepsons, Adam Faircloth of Alaska, and Kevin Faircloth of White Oak; two daughters, Crystal Mickens and Jennifer Griffin, both of Lumberton; his parents, Jesse and Christine Griffin, both of St. Pauls; three brothers, Jesse Griffin of Stedman, Billy Carl Griffin and Larry Wayne Griffin, both of St. Pauls; three sisters, Helen Huggins, Ellen Pate and Carolyn Starling, all of St. Pauls; and five grandchildren.
The family will receive friends tonight 7 to 9 at St. Pauls Funeral Home in St. Pauls, and other times at the home of his parents, 753 E. Atmfield St., St. Pauls.