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Sunday, July 21, 2019

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Clovis Henry Griffin, Jr., 84, a native and resident of Golden Meadow, passed away on Thursday, January 18th at Terrebonne General surrounded by his family. He was born February 19, 1933.

Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 23rd at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Golden Meadow. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Mary Badeaux Griffin, daughters; Cathy Savoie and Karen Guidry (John L. Guidry II), grandchildren; Reggie, Mark (Patricia), Jean (Courtney), Celeste (Corey), Casey (Jason) and John (Amy), great grandchildren; Mark (Brittany), Taylor, Jacie, Gracie, Trista, Carter, John, Camden, Tripp, Lola, Harlo and Holden and his great-great grandchildren; Jayden and Brent.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clovis Henry Griffin, Sr. and Clarise Cheramie Griffin.

Daddy, Dad, Paw Paw, Jr. BooBoo, or however you referred to him, added life to any room he entered. His quick wit and personality were sure to bring a smile to your face. He enjoyed quick visits with family, trawling, crabbing on the beach, telling stories about the good old days, hearing stories about his grandchildren, and most of all rubbing his belly. He was a diehard fan of the New Orleans Saints and the New York Yankees.

Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.