Sylvester “Bo” Griffin, Jr.

Sylvester “Bo” Griffin, Jr., age 58, of Baxley, passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at his residence.

Mr. Griffin was born September 20, 1961, in Appling County to the late Sylvester Griffin, Sr. and the late Claire Madelaine Rondeau Griffin.  He was retired from the United States Navy having served during Desert Storm, Iraqi Freedom and the Middle East Conflict.

Survivors include his daughter, Samantha Claire Griffin of Collins; a son, Sylvester “BJ” Griffin, III of North Carolina; sisters, Deanna Johnson and Denise Roberson both of Baxley. Grandchildren, Kinsley Trevino and Crossan Griffin also survive.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 14, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Swain Funeral Home with Rev. Rick Brown & Randall Odum officiating.

Interment will follow in Miles Chapel Cemetery with Military Honors.

Active Pallbearers will be Larry Crosby, Terry Crosby, Keith Crosby, Jamie Williams, Carroll Carver & Lonnie Lightsey.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Remembrances may be made to Fisher-House Foundation for Military Families (

Arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.