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“Always there, my brother was with a genuine heart. He cared, he listened, and he was never judgemental always just there to lend a good hand no...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Stacy McGriff - Sister

“Thinking of you Brother! 3 months today I held your hand. My beautiful Brother, forever by my side you will be in my memory... ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Sis

“It will be two months since my Brother passed tomorrow and every day he is not here, I am still grieving the loss. I'm not sure I will ever be able...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Stacy McGriff - Carrollton, TX

“Brian leaves behind some good memories and will always cherish the good times with my brother during the short amount of time we were allowed...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Stacy McGriff - Sister

“I'm so sorry for this great loss. My condolences to you and your family. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Dawn Csernai - Austin, TX, TX

“Since my brother has been gone and unable to see him or talk to him im finding out just how much i miss him. Ever since we were kids we were always a...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Shane Taylor - Rowlett, TX

“It started some years ago when I met Brian we were probably 16 17 and not younger I used to tell me when we run into each other I had a crush on me...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Kim Clark - Mesquite, TX - Spouse

“My heart breaks for you Vicki and family ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Kim Clark - Mesquite, TX - Spouse

“Reality is finally setting in that your gone and I'll never get to see you again. I got your heartbeat tattooed on me today I hope you like it. It's...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Christina Rodriguez-Serotko - TX

“Brian was a wonderful son and will be missed everyday.I know Brian is with his father in heaven and they are both real happy.Love you Brian now and...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Marcy Mcgriff - Balchsprings, TX

“Brian was a beautiful soul and a wonderful son. He had such a caring heart and while he had his struggles in life, he always tried to maintain a good...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Vickie Thomas - Carrollton, TX


Brian Thomas McGriff 48, of Mesquite, Texas entered into rest on August 7, 2019 in Plano, Texas. Brian was born on March 1,1971 to Jerry and Vickie.

Brain was a graduate from W. W. Samuell High School. Upon completion, he worked as a licensed plumber for Local Union #142 in San Antonio, Texas. After a few years in the trade, he decided to venture out on his own doing plumbing, painting and remodel work, landscaping and anything else that came his way. You could say he was a Jack-of-all-trades. Anything he was asked to do; he would figure it out and get it done.

Brian was so talented in so many ways and he loved to sing with his beautiful voice and often call his daughter, Savannah, and sing her a song. Brian did have some struggles in life, but he always managed to still try to be optimistic about his future even though he had many obstacles in his path. He had a loving soul and spirit and would be so honored to know that his organs saved the lives of four people. His liver, lungs and kidneys are living on in others, what a remarkable gift he gave. He was very much loved and will be missed by all.

Preceded in death by his Father, Jerry Don McGriff; Grandparents, Grover and Virginia McGriff and Hal and Johnnie Zumwalt; Uncles Dwight and Tommy McGriff. Brian is survived by his Mother, Vickie Thomas; Stepmother Marcy McGriff; Daughter, Savannah McGriff; Sisters, Stacy McGriff and Kimberly Kraberg- Buck; Stepbrothers, Duane and Steve Huddleston, Shane Taylor; Stepsisters, Stacie Johnson and Traci Browning; Nephew, Alexander McGriff and Nephew Joseph Serotko; Uncles, Paul, Mike and David McGriff; Niece, Christina Rodriguez; Great Niece Averi Serotko and Aunt Kay Hill, and the love of his life, Kim Pipps.