Bonnie Lee Griffin, 91 - Travelers Rest

Bonnie Lee "Mud" Tumblin Griffin, 91, of Travelers Rest, wife of the late W.R. Griffin, Sr. passed away Friday, January 30, 2015.

Born in Laurens County, SC she was a daughter of the late B.F. and Bertie Lee Tumblin. Mrs. Griffin was retired from Dan Manufacturing and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

Surviving are three children, Gail (Jim) Braziel, Ray (Debbie) Griffin, Jr. and Melinda (Don) West; 7 grandchildren, Tammy Wareham, Eddie Coster, Kim Cole, Austin West, Chase West, Nickolas West and Chuck Taylor; 9 great grandchildren, Michael Hart, Abby Wareham, Chelee Wareham, Jake Coster, Pressley Coster, Daishia Taylor, Dylan Taylor, Leah Cole and Tripp Cole and 1 great great granddaughter, Molly Hart.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a granddaughter, Carlee West; 4 brothers and 3 sisters.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 7, 2015, at 3 p.m. in The Howze Mortuary Chapel.

The family will receive friends from 2 until 3 p.m. Saturday at the mortuary prior to the service.

The family will be at the home of Jim and Gail Braziel.

The family would like to say a special Thank You to the staff of Hope, Health & Rehab and Ark Hospice for the love and care they gave Mrs. Griffin.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The Howze Mortuary, Travelers Rest is in charge of arrangements. (864) 834-8051