Obituary: Robert Quill Griffith


Private graveside services for Robert Quill Griffith, 72, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Cullman City Cemetery with John Richter officiating.

Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Griffith passed away Sunday, May 10, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia. He was born to Kenneth J. and Frances Griffith in Cullman, Alabama June 8, 1947.

Mr. Griffith graduated from Auburn University in 1969 and obtained a Master of Fine Arts in 1972 from the Instituto Allende in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. He served as treasurer of the Tucker Arts Guild in Tucker, Georgia.

Mr. Griffith was preceded in death by his parents and brother Stephen K. Griffith.

Survivors include his sister Janice Griffith (Clark) DeJonge; sister-in-law Jackie Griffith; nephew Wyles (Brandy) Griffith; nieces Laney Frances (Troy) DeJonge and Sarah Frances (Donovon) Lovell; and several great-nieces and nephews.