Arthur H. ‘Butch’ Griffin Jr.


Arthur H. “Butch” Griffin Jr. of Dagsboro, Del., passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009, in the Delaware Hospice Center, Milford, Del. He had been a press operator for Webcraft Printers in Salisbury, Md., and was a deliveryman for Ocean City Services in Ocean City, Md. He was a member of the Dagsboro Church of God in Dagsboro and was a singles ministry director. He enjoyed reading his bible and fellowship with his family, church family and friends. He was a very devoted son and uncle and believed in helping people day and night.

Griffin was preceded in death by his father, Arthur H. Griffin Sr. He is survived by his mother, Shirley Williams Griffin of Selbyville; a brother, Gregory Dean Griffin of Bishopville, Md.; three nephews, Dean, Thomas and Michael Griffin; several aunts, uncles, cousins; and his longtime church family and many friends.

Funeral services were scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 8, 2009, with interment in Riverside Cemetery, Libertytown, Md. Contributions may be made to offset medical and final expenses, to the Dagsboro Church of God, 32224 Dupont Blvd., Dagsboro, DE 19939, Attn: Butch Griffin Fund.