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Morris Dwayne Griffin

March 12, 1951 - December 2, 2019

Morris Dwayne Griffin was born March 12, 1951 to Dewey Paul Griffin and Ida Faye Garner Griffin in Leonard, Texas. He passed away at his home in Sherman at the age of 68 years.

Dwayne was raised in Whitewright, Texas and was a graduate of Whitewright High School where he was active in basketball and football. He was a life long master carpenter. He was a member of Hebron Baptist Church where his uncle Houston Garner preached for over 50 years and helped to build the church building.

He is survived by his significant other of 27 years, Laura McComack of Sherman; daughter, Angela Griffin (Cory Whitworth) of Durant, Oklahoma; son, Justin Durrant; step-son, Jesse McComack (Amie) of Trenton; step-daughter, Ellen McComack (Jimmy Shearin) of Trenton; 9 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Paul Griffin; sister, Wanda Jean Griffin Shelton; aunts, Marty Garner, Evelyn Manoogian; and uncle, Houston Garner.

Funeral Services will be held 11AM Friday, December 6, 2019 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel, Whitewright. Rev. Bill Neal will officiate. Pallbearers will be Justin Durrant, Jesse McComack, Cory Whitworth, Jimmy Shearin, Chris Garrison, and Kaden Barber. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery, Whitewright, Texas. The family will receive friends 6-8PM Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel, Whitewright.

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My heart was saddened by your passing. Rest in peace Dwayne. Judy Griffin, December 4, 2019 Dwayne was my brother in-law for many years and I am so sorry to hear of his passing. May God comfort and guide all that are affected by his passing. Rest in peace Dwayne.
Brenda Haynes, December 3, 2019 Bless him Lord and all the family! Lynn Day Boulton, December 3, 2019