James Culbert Griffin Sr. of Mt. Laurel passed away Jan. 1, 2020.

He was born in East Orange, New Jersey on June 18, 1940 and was 79 years of age. He was the son of the late Gerald Griffin and the late Doris Culbert Griffin. He was married to Elizabeth Ann Yakabowski Griffin who survives. He was a United States Marine Veteran.

In addition to his wife, survivors include two sons, James Griffin Jr., and wife Staci of Angier, North Carolina and Jonathan T. Griffin of Raleigh, North Carolina; one daughter, Jennifer Griffin Villa, of Chapel Hill, North Carolina; five grandchildren, Bryce Griffin Ivey and husband Spencer, James Griffin III, Jackson Villa, Jasper Villa and Jamie Villa; and his siblings, Gerald Griffin and Michelle Griffin Uckrin and husband Michael.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

For memorials consider a charity of choice, or Halifax County Humane Society, P.O. Box 969, South Boston, VA 24592.

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.

Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, South Boston.