Kenneth Virgil Griffin, age 75, of De Valls Bluff, passed away August 9, 2021 in the Baptist Health Medical Center in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Kenneth graduated from De Valls Bluff High School in 1964 and shortly thereafter married the love of his life, Linda Roach. He enlisted in the Army and completed extensive training on the operation and maintenance of heavy equipment. After serving a tour of duty in Germany, Kenneth separated from the Army and returned to his home town of De Valls Bluff. He pursued a successful career in the construction field utilizing his experience with heavy equipment.
Kenneth was an avid hunter and fisherman and was often found with family and friends fishing on the White River or hunting in the surrounding area.
Kenneth loved his family and is survived by his wife, Linda Griffin, three children, Belinda Griffin, Ken Griffin, and Andrea Whitcomb; six grandchildren, Kendall Cook, Dillian Cook, Heather Fought, Scotty Whitcomb, Breanna Trevino, Kenly Griffin, Gaylen Henderson, brother Joe Griffin and two sisters, Micki Elder and Marilyn George.
Visitation will be held at the Westbrook Funeral Home from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M., Wednesday, August 11, 2021. Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M., Thursday, August 12, 2021 at the Westbrook Funeral Home Chapel in Hazen.
Interment will be in Oakland Cemetery in De Valls Bluff.