Gilbert Franklin Griffin, 69, of Traskwood, passed away on Saturday Nov. 2, 2013. He was born June 6, 1944, in Lake Village, to the late Gilbert Monroe Griffin and the late Madell Royal Griffin.
Gilbert was retired from Pulaski County Road and Bridge and was a Desert Storm veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a member of Temple Baptist Church and American Legion Post of Sheridan.
He is survived by his sister, Jean Wilson and husband Tommy of Drasco; and two daughters Tonya Griffin Paul and husband Ernest of Traskwood and Robin McKnight and husband Clay, also of Traskwood. He is also survived by seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and various aunts and cousins.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home (315-4047) with Brother Harold Cantley officiating.
Immediately preceding the funeral, visitation is set from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home chapel.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard .