Matthew Lynn Griffin of Leasburg, Missouri was born in Detroit, Michigan on Saturday, June 15, 1963 to Joseph Reed and Mable Irene (Cheek) Griffin and passed away Thursday, December 19, 2019 at the age of 56 years, 6 months and 4 days.
Matthew accepted the Lord early in life and had attended Living Word Ministries in Leasburg, Missouri.
He worked as a factory worker most of his life and was last employed at ATRO Engineered Systems as a Mold Technician.
He enjoyed barbecuing and sing karaoke. He loved his dog Roscoe, which he made homemade meals daily. Matthew was a family man. He loved seeing his nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews and loved having everyone together.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mable Irene Griffin; and sister Patsy Lee Webb.
He is survived by his father Joseph Griffin of Hale, Michigan; siblings, Nina (Jim) Dillion Hanesack of Jefferson City, Missouri, Gloria McWilliams of River Rouge, Michigan, Danial (Eddie Faye) Griffin of Sullivan, Missouri, Trula (Dan) Parsons of Sebring, Florida, Regina Henson of Ferndale, Michigan, Gail Fritz and Scarlet (Richard) Enke, both of Leasburg, Missouri and Thomas Griffin of St. Louis, Missouri; brother-in-law, Gary Webb of Hale, Michigan; puppy, Roscoe; other relatives and friends.
The family chose cremation as his final disposition.
A private memorial service will take place at a later date.
Arrangements under the direction of the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.