Claude Earl Griffith was born on August 24, 1950, to Lester Griffith and Susie Cottrell in Junction City, AR. He passed January 1, 2022, at the age of 71 in El Dorado, AR. He was preceded in death by his wife of over 20 years, Mary Gail Marks; and his parents.
Claude was a member of Three Creeks Baptist Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, mowing grass and working in his garden.
Survivors include his children, Patrick (Monica), of Junction City, AR and Brandy Motes of Mountainview, AR; one brother and four sisters, Junette Martindale of El Dorado, AR, Lillian Adkins of Hope, AR, Robert Griffith (Debbie) of Junction City, AR, LaVon Kendrick (Robert) of Serepta, LA and Sue Christien (Larry) of Camden, AR; one grandchild, Samantha Richardson (Ryan) of Mountainview, AR; one great grandchild, Charles Richardson. Many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
The family will welcome friends for visitation on Tuesday January 4, 2022 from 5-7 pm at Young’s Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at 3 pm at Scotland Cemetery, with Adair Ellen officiating.
Serving as Pallbearers will be Jake Caldwell, Larry Wood, Troy "Peanut" Thurman, Curtis Caldwell, Andy Brown and Sonny Caldwell.
Condolences may be shared at www.youngsfuneralhome.com for the Griffith family.