WAYCROSS — Mrs. Mildred Leona Griffin, 88, died Sunday, April 19, 2020 at Harborview Satilla Nursing Home after an extended illness. Mrs. Griffin was a native of and lived most of her life in Waycross as a homemaker and member of Swamp Road Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Dewey Carter and Emma Cox Carter; her husband, Burie M. Griffin; two sons, Randy and Jack Tatum; and two daughters, Mary and Marie Tatum. Survivors include two daughters, Virginia C. Thomas of Waycross, and Hazel Tatum Wade of Blackshear; one son, Dewey P. Griffin (Karen) of Blackshear; step-children, Judy Griffin McDonald and Michael Griffin both of Brantley County; one sister, Catherine Fales of Waycross; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A private graveside service was held Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at Swamp Road Baptist Church Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com. Music Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.