Patricia Griffith

July 6, 1953April 13, 2014

Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, April 18, 2014 at Collier-Butler Chapel for Patricia Ann Griffith, 60, of Gadsden, who passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014. Bro. Harold Sims will officiate. Burial will be at Forrest Cemetery. Collier-Butler Funeral and Cremation Services is directing. Mrs. Griffith was a native of Montgomery, AL and a longtime resident of Gadsden. Before her illness, Mrs. Griffith worked at the Waffle House in Attalla and East Gadsden. She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Jerry Nelson; father, David Howard Griffith; and brother, Donald Wayne Griffith. She is survived by her; daughter, Renee Mann; son, Adam Nelson; grandchildren, Sabrina Nelson, and Drake Towell; mother, Betty Jean Hodges; sister, Betty Joyce Altorelli; nephews, John David Altorelli, Jr., and Robert Wayne Patrick; mother-in-law, Jewel Nelson; and sisters-in-law, Connie Tucker, and Beth Bradley. Pallbearers will be family and friends. Special thanks to Northeast Gadsden Cardiologist, Dr. Narayan; physician Choice Dialysis; and Alacare Home Health Care, nurses and staff. The family will accept friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at


  • Visitation Friday, April 18, 2014
  • Funeral Service Friday, April 18, 2014

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JEFFREY robertson

April 16, 2014

sorry for your loss adam, when your mom came down the street were i lived she always stop and talk to me and shelia, or anyone else that was there. she was a very nice lady .our prayers go with you and the family..


April 16, 2014

I am so very sorry for your loss. Please accept my sincere condolences. May you find comfort in knowing that God is near when our hearts are broken. He sees your tears and hears your prayers. He will heal your pain. Always cherish your many fond memories of Patricia.