Michael Lynn Griffey, 52, a 12-year resident of Rockwall, went home to be with the Lord on July 20, 2013.
He was born Oct. 4, 1960, in Oklahoma City, Okla. Michael was a retired United States probation officer and a member of First Baptist Church of Rockwall.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James H. Griffey Sr. and Mary P. Griffey.
He is survived by his wife, Martha Griffey; daughter Marlena Griffey Elwonger and husband Jason; son Micah Griffey; brothers Jon Griffey and Jim Griffey and wife Heather; sister Laura Braden and husband Tom; an aunt, Mina Hill; and several other loving family members.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., July 25, at First Baptist Church in Rockwall with Pastor Steve Swofford officiating. Interment followed in Rest Haven Memorial Park.
Rest Haven Funeral Home of Rockwall was in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.resthavenfuneral.com and www.rockwallheraldbanner.com.
Published on  July 26, 2013