OBITUARY: Faustina Harris Griffin


Faustina Harris Griffin, age 87 of Ashland City, Tennessee, died Saturday, May 7, 2022 at her daughter’s home.

Mrs. Griffin was born on January 18, 1935 in Ashland City, Tennessee to the late Frank and Myrtle Hooper Harris.

She was retired after 28 years in the banking business. She was a loving mother and wife who loved to read her Bible, Christian books, and Bible commentaries. She enjoyed all kinds of flowers but especially loved daylilies. Her heart was her Lord and her family and she was a member of the church of Christ at Greenbrier in Ashland City.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, McKinley Griffin, Jr.; and sisters Ruth Louise Harris and Frances Harris Griffin.

Survivors include her son, David Forrest (Melanie) Griffin; daughter, Dana Griffin (William Ronald) Pentecost; sisters, Marian Harris Hunter and Doye Harris Latimer; and granddaughter, Lenora (William) Pentecost-Bratton.

There will be a private family graveside service only with her son-in-law, William Ronald Pentecost officiating, and Bob Palmore as the vocalist. Serving as pallbearers will be Charlie Griffin, Trevor Griffon, Frank Powers, Jr., Jeremy Powers, Johnny Palmore, and Ben Palmore. Honorary pallbearers serving are Frank Powers, Sr., Jerry Griffin, and William Bratton.

The family wishes to extend a special “thank you” to her special caregivers, Debra Peek, Monica Coffee, Taondra Fergerson.

If so desired memorial contributions may be made to the Phillipine Missions in care of Aaron Schwartz, 1108 Center Rd, Rogersville, Mo. 65742.

AUSTIN & BELL FUNERAL HOME in Pleasant View is in charge of these arrangements. 6316 Highway 41A, Pleasant View, Tennessee 37146 (615) 746-4433


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