David L. Griffin
December 12, 1940 — July 21, 2012
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 24, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Ibert’s Mortuary in Patterson for Mr. David L. Griffin, 71, a native of Salem, W.V., and resident of Bayou Vista, who passed away Saturday, July 21, 2012, at his home. Burial will follow in the Presbyterian Cemetery in Centerville.
David was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard, having served for 20 years, until retiring in 1979.
Survivors include his wife, May Bell Hammons Griffin of Bayou Vista; two sons, David Hanagriff and his wife Angie, and Randy Hanagriff and his wife Desi, all of Centerville; two daughters, Kari H. Purser and her husband Robert of Opelousas, and Linda H. Scimio and her husband Thomas “Dago” of Centerville; one brother, Gary Griffin of Riverview, Mich.; nine grandchildren; his former wife, Anna Hanagriff of Centerville; one stepson, Tony Teague of Bayou Vista; one stepdaughter, Tina Teague of Bayou Vista; two stepgrandchildren; and three step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Wilma Bode Griffin; one sister, Donita Griffin; and three stepchildren, Wanda Faye Teague, Ralph Anthony Teague and Mark Teague.
A gathering of family and friends will be held Tuesday at Ibert’s Mortuary in Patterson from 10 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, 1111 Lia Street, Patterson, 985-395-7873.
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