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Sylvia Ann (Barfield) Griffin

June 3, 1945 ~ November 13, 2017 (age 72)

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Memorial service for Sylvia Ann Griffin, age 72, of Decatur, will be Saturday, December 2, 2017,  10:00 a.m. at Southside Baptist Church with  Rev. Dr. Ben Hayes officiating and Shelton Funeral Home directing.

Ms. Griffin, who died Monday, November 13, 2017, at Huntsville Hospital, was born June 3, 1945, in Columbia, AL, to Robert Barfield and Lucy Jane Flowers Barfield.  She was preceded in death by her parents.  Ms. Griffin was a dedicated member of Southside Baptist Church, a past member of the Austin High School Booster Club, and an avid Alabama football fan.  

She is survived by one son, Todd Griffin (Robin) of Clermont, FL; one daughter, Sherri L. Machanich (Michael) of Reno, NV; two brothers, Bob Barfield (Vee) and Kenneth Barfield (Carol); two sisters, Phoebe Fowler and Phyllis Skeen (Jerry); and three granddaughters, Taylor Michelena, Meg Griffin, and Annie Griffin.  

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial donations be made to Senior Programs at Southside Baptist Church, 709 9th Street, S.E., Decatur, AL 35601.

 Service Information

Memorial Service
December 2, 2017

10:00 AM
Southside Baptist Church
9th Street
Decatur, AL 35601

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