Ronnie Lee Griffin

Ronnie Lee "Grif" Griffin, born July 29, 1940, passed away Thursday, April 14 at his home. He was 81. Ronnie loved UK basketball, Star Wars, and Star Trek. He retired after 37 years from Bussmann. He enjoyed his last days sitting in the swing watching birds and squirrels. He was preceded in death by his parents, Nola May Wallace (mother) and Paul Lee Griffin (father) and a brother, Eddie Ray Griffin. Survivors include his wife and soulmate of 27 years, Freda Chappell Griffin; four sons, Donnie (Christal) Dempster of Cecilia, Kenny (Mary) Dempster of Radcliff, Paul Lee Griffin of Colorado, and Sean Ronald Griffin of Washington D.C.; three daughters, Twyla (Robert) Rutledge of Hodgenville, Kathy Dempster of Versailles, and Sheryl Lynn Griffin of Elizabethtown. He was blessed by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 19, 2022 from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Blue Ball Baptist Church. The funeral is Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the church with Rev. Glenn Cornett officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ball Baptist Church Cemetery. All family and friends are invited to stay for a meal following. Condolences may be expressed at


Tuesday, April 19, 2022 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Blue Ball Baptist Church


Tuesday, April 19, 2022 starting at 2:00 PM
Blue Ball Baptist Church

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