Katherine Lynn ‘Katie’ Griffin, 39, of Fayetteville


Katherine Lynn “Katie” Griffin, age 39, of Fayetteville, passed away November 4, 2019.

Katie was born on April 24, 1980. She grew up in Fayetteville alongside two brothers and one sister. Katie graduated from Fayette County High School in 1998. She went on to work in real estate for about 10 years. Katie raised four children, who kept her quite busy as a young mother. She was outgoing and friendly. Katie was raised in Fayetteville Christian Church.

Katie was preceded in death by her father: Ernest Lester; son: Michael Hunter Griffin; and granddaughter: Eleanor Capri Newman.

She is survived by her children: Quinton Newman and his wife Victoria of Hoschton, Joanna Griffin of Cumming, Rachel Massey and her husband Kyle of Cumming, and Grace Griffin of Cumming; grandchildren: Jaxon James Massey and Hunter Wayne Griffin; mother and her husband: Cindy and Lanny Rampley of Gay; grandmother: Marion Richardson of Fayetteville; brothers: Wade Lester and his wife Stacey of Sharpsburg, and JD Lester of Fayetteville; sister and brother-in-law: Sarah and Branston Williams of Atlanta; nieces: Sally Williams, Hannah Williams and Lola Lopez; nephew: Carson Lester; aunts: Kathy Hopkins and her husband Mark, Michele Carden and Joy Boone; uncle and aunt: Mike and Cindy Disharoon; cousins: Charlie Murphy, Faith Disharoon, Julia Wellborn, Brad Cook, Brian Cook, Rob Jordan and Clarke Boone.

A memorial service will be held in Katie’s honor at 3 PM on Sunday, November 17, 2019, at Fayetteville Christian Church, 114 Hickory Road, Fayetteville, GA 30214. Friends may visit the family beginning at 2 PM at the church.

The Griffin family is being assisted by Georgia Cremation, 1086 Hwy 54 West, Fayetteville. Messages of condolence may be left at www.GeorgiaCremation.com.