Visitation will be from 1-4 p.m. Friday, May 2, 2014, with family hour beginning at 5 p.m. at Brinson Funeral Home.
Celebration of Life Service will be Saturday, May 3, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Vernon Memorial Apostolic Faith Church with Elder William Cummings officiating. Interment will be in Westlawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Mr. Griffin was born October 10, 1937, to Belton and Bobbie Griffin in Carrolton.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Hattie Mae, one son, Belton III, one granddaughter, Saquita, his parents, Belton and Bobbie Griffin, three brothers, William Clyde, Willie Vernon and Mack Henry, and two sisters, Frances Augusta and Bobbie Lee.
Belton is survived by his son, James Griffin of Austin, Texas; seven daughters, Sandra Jones Griffin, Pamela Griffin, Sharon Hayward, Marilyn Jackson, and Yulonda Thomas, all of Chicago, Ill., Veronica Edwards of Pflugerville, Texas, and Sheila Lee of Round Rock, Texas; three sisters, Willie Mae Wesley of Milwaukee, Wis., Mary Burks of Cleveland and Shirley Shaffer of Memphis Tenn.; four brothers, Tevora Griffin, Larry Don Griffin, both of Cleveland, Charlie Griffin of Jackson, and James Eddie Griffin of San Antonio, Texas; 20 grandchildren and 40 great grandchildren.