Christian Jarrell Griffin, 58, of Winchester, died March 13, 2018.
He was born June 12, 1959, in Falls Church, to Dr. Alfred Griffin Sr. and Catherine Scoblick Griffin.
After graduating from Bishop O’Connell High school, he received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Richmond. He earned a Doctorate of Jurisprudence from McGeorge School of Law, and a Master’s of Business Administration from Texas Christian University.
Mr. Griffin’s hobbies included hiking, music, especially the Eagles, and sports. He was a fan of Texas Christian University football, as well as all Washington teams: The Redskins, Capitals and Nationals.
He worked as an attorney in Winchester and was a member of the Virginia State Bar Association.
Mr. Griffin was a thoughtful and gentle soul who cared deeply for his family and impacted the lives of so many, especially those in need of encouragement or support. His sense of humor, compassion, positive attitude and message of perseverance brought joy to everyone around him. He will be deeply missed.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his former spouse, Laura Griffin; his sons, Christian Griffin Jr. and Connor Griffin, all of Winchester; a sister, Karen Flikeid and husband Dr. Rob Flikeid of Warrenton; two brothers, Dr. Alfred C. Griffin Jr., also of Warrenton, and Dr. William T. Griffin and wife Linda of Yorktown, and a large extended family.
His father is deceased.
Funeral services were private.