He served in the U.S. Marines and was the owner and salesman for Ray Griggs and Son Paint Assundries. He was a member of Heartland Worship Center.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Gilbert Griggs; one daughter, Brittany Griggs of Benton; one son, Christopher Griggs of Reidland; three sisters, Donna Bone of Reidland, Bonnie Riley of West Paducah, and Carolyn Estes of Palma; and one granddaughter.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray Griggs Sr. and Norma Chester Collins.
Memorial services were held Sunday at Four Rivers Covenant Church with Dr. Brad Henson officiating.
Contributions may be made to Martha’s Vineyard, P.O. Box 8307, Paducah, KY 42002-8307 or River City Mission, 1466 Bechtold Road, Paducah, KY 42003.