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Chris Griffin, 31

Chris Griffin, 31, left this life on Thursday, May 31, 2018.

He was born in Lake Village, Arkansas on July 1, 1986, to Joe and Deborah Norwood Griffin. He and his family moved to Brinkley, where he attended Brinkley Public Schools and later, East Arkansas Christian School, where he graduated. He grew up on the family property in the country. At a very young age, he developed a love for farming inherited from past generations of family farmers. He helped his dad on the farm during his growing-up years. Later, he worked for Clifton Farms, Roger McGraw Farms, Keith Kellar Farms, Chappell Farms and a stint where he farmed for himself, always staying faithful to his love of the land.

Chris was preceded in death by grandparents Woodrow and Ruth Griffin and Bryson, and Mary Louise Norwood, and two aunts, Shirley Griffin Rippee and Helen Allen.

He is survived by his parents, Joe and Debbie Griffin of Cotton Plant; two sisters Amanda Griffin Reed of Walker, Louisiana and Stephanie Griffin of Cotton Plant; Nephew Zack Reed and a very special nephew Remington Rogers; four nieces, Blair, Courtney, Lauren, and Gracie, a host of cousins, and many good friends, and his beloved cat, Miss Kitty.

Memorial Services will be Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 2 PM at Cotton Plant First Baptist Church.

Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.  



  • BobbyWare and Vera Ware Posted June 5, 2018 7:45 PM

    praying for all .

  • Jan Fuller Posted June 5, 2018 8:08 PM

    A sweet young man who will be greatly missed.

  • Larry & Margie Curtis Posted June 5, 2018 8:39 PM

    In our thoughts and prayers. May the Lord wrap is loving arms around this family.

  • Perry & Irene Willingham Posted June 6, 2018 10:15 AM

    Chris was such a sweet young man that had a smile that would light up any room he walked into…God Bless his family with peace & comfort for the days ahead

  • Jackie woodward Posted June 6, 2018 11:00 PM

    Prayers lifting for the family and days ahead.

  • Stevie and June Sherwood Posted June 8, 2018 11:51 PM

    Our thoughts and prayers for the Family.

  • Erica ramey Posted June 16, 2018 11:35 PM

    My thoughts and prayers with you’ll during time of beverement. God bless

  • Amanda Reed Posted April 27, 2021 3:54 PM

    Missing you <3

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