Miss Griffin is the granddaughter of Mrs. Esther Cooper Tackett of Marion Junction, Alabama, the late James Louis Tackett and the late Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Louis Griffin.
She is a graduate of John T. Morgan Academy and of Jacksonville State University with a degree in Economics where she was affiliated with Alpha Xi Delta sorority. She is presently employed as an Account Manager with Omega Financial, Inc. in Columbus, Georgia.
Her fiancé is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Trathen and the late Mr. and Mrs. Clem Parris.
He is a graduate of Jacksonville High School and of Jacksonville State University with a degree in Elementary and Collaborative Education where he was affiliated with Phi Delta Kappa. He is planning to pursue his teaching career in Columbus, Georgia.
The wedding will take place January 18, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. at Elkdale Baptist Church.