Raymond Bryan Griffin, 82, of Harrison, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. He was the son of the late Sparrow and Mildred Griffin and was preceded in death by a sister, Gerry Mowery; and a grandson, Eric Cavitt. Raymond retired from the National Guard as a Master Sergeant and also the Chattanooga Fire Department as Captain. He was a member of the East Lake Masonic Lodge and Hillcrest Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Nina Griffin, of Harrison; three children, Beverly (Kenneth) Windom, of Valley Head, Ala., Kimberly Rae Hurt, Nathan Bryan Griffin, both of Harrison; five grandchildren, Richard Cavitt, Stephen Cavitt, Anthony Windom, Stacey Windom, Christopher Logan Hurt; sister, Myra Davidson, of Charlotte, N.C.; and several great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at noon Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with the Rev. James Langston officiating. Interment will follow in Chattanooga National Cemetery with military rites being conducted. The family will receive friends from 24 and 5 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Hillcrest Baptist Church. Please share your thoughts and memories online at www.ChattanoogaValleyViewChapel.com. Arrangements by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga, TN 37421.