Robert Scott “Skeet” Griffin, 50, of Blackshear, passed away Monday afternoon, January 13, 2020, at Kindred Hospital in Green Cove Springs, FL.

Born in Waycross June 2, 1969, he had lived in Ware County prior to moving to Pierce County in 1978. He was a 1987 graduate of Pierce County High School and attended Valdosta State University.  He worked in management at Carolina Skiff for many years and was of the Baptist faith.  He had enjoyed playing golf, boating and fishing and riding four-wheelers – anything that was done with his son, Jackson, who was his pride and joy. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Alvin “Bobby” Griffin.   

Survivors include his son, Robert Jackson Luke Griffin, Blackshear; his mother, Donna Luke Griffin (Ray Taylor), Blackshear; his uncle and aunt, Terry and Scarlett Luke, Blackshear; his cousins, Anthony Luke and Anthony’s children, Connor Luke, Hannah Luke (Conner Corbit) and Alec Luke; and Anthony’s granddaughter, little Arie Corbit and several other relatives and friends.

Visitation will take place from 11 a.m.-noon Thursday, Jan. 16, at the funeral home.

Funeral services will be held at noon Thursday, Jan. 16, from the Pearson-Dial Chapel.

Interment will be in the Oakland Cemetery.

The family kindly requests employees of Carolina Skiff, and Scott’s high school friends serve as honorary pallbearers. They are asked to pease meet at the funeral home by 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at www.pearsondial.com.

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home  of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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