Jesse Grant Griffin, 31, of Riverton, died Saturday, March 26, 2011 at home. He was born August 3, 1979 in Springfield to Gary and Cindy Wanless Griffin. He married Courtney Kohlrus on October 22, 2005 and she survives.
Also surviving are one daughter, Adriana Griffin of Riverton, one son, Talon Griffin of Riverton, his parents, Gary and Cindy Griffin of Sherman, two sisters, Terra Griffin of Springfield, Nicole (Nick) Thompson of Springfield, his grandmother, Grace Griffin of Riverton, several aunts and uncles, one niece, Kamryn, three nephews, Grant, Gage and Bentley and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents Doris and Glen Wanless and Garnett Griffin.
He was a member of IBEW Local 193 for ten years. He enjoyed going to Par-A-Dice Casino. He also enjoyed fishing, Texas Holdem and watching college basketball. He was an avid Cardinals and Raiders fan. He also enjoyed being outdoors, working in the yard and cooking out.
Visitation: 4-7 pm Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10 am Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Gifford officiating. Burial will be at Roselawn Memorial Park.
Family requests memorial contributions be made to an education fund for his children c/o US Bank or American Cancer Society.