CONNERSVILLE — Alexander Griffin III, 44, died Thursday March 19, 2020, in Connersville, Indiana. Alexander was born in Connersville on September 11, 1975.

He had worked at McDonald’s Restaurant and several manufacturing companies in Connersville. Alexander loved the Bible and was a talented baseball player. He enjoyed playing guitar and writing music. Alex was always there to help. A kind word, a smile or the shirt off his back, he would give.

Alexander will be sadly missed by his mother, Linda Jackson, and his daughter, Alexandria Lindsay Ann Griffin, both of Connersville; three stepchildren Chelsea Miller, Madison Abner and Gabriel Welch; three stepsisters, Tawnneda Jackson, Deborah Jackson-Fields and Paula Hunter; and a favorite aunt, Carolyn Goins.

Alexander was preceded in death by his father, Alexander Griffin Jr., on July 10, 1979; and a stepbrother, Daniel Jackson, on June 25, 2011.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, in Woodland Bible Church, Connersville.

Marshall & Erlewein Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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