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Cavlin Hoover Griffin

December 31, 1927 - July 12, 2021

Calvin Hoover Griffin,, 93, passed away on July 12, 2021 in his home with family.

Calvin was born on December 31, 1927 to Herbert and Martha Griffin.

Calvin was a proud World War II army veteran.  After retiring as a civil servant he started how own construction business doing remodeling.  Calvin was known for his handyman skills and was always willing to help his neighbors.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his brother and 7 sisters, and the love of his life, his wife of 69 years, Janet Ann Griffin.

Left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Lynn Griffin and Calvie Wingfield; grandchildren, Benjamin Mason, Olivia Mason, Natalie Wingfield and his dear friends and neighbors.

Calvin was a devoted husband, a loving father and to his grandchildren was an amazing “granddaddy” and “papa”.

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