GRIFFITH, Arvel C. born July 15, 1919 and passed away Friday, February 1, 2019 at the age of 99. He lived in the Red Hill Community his entire life, attended Refuge Baptist Church for the past 79 years. Served as a deacon 50+ years, Sunday School director 30+ years and went on numerous mission trips to Ridgecrest, Glorieta and Hawaii Baptist Assemblies. He worked at Mount Vernon Mills and then Maxwell Air Force base where he retired. He loved working on anything mechanical or electrical and could fix anything. He was very proud of being a World War II Vet. He was first married to Myrtice Cason Griffith then after her death he married Faye Abrams Griffith, also deceased. His children are Wayne A. (Julie) Griffith, Rodney M. (Diane) Griffith, Judith A. (Pat) Foley; step-children Raymond (Linda) Hall, Roger (Pat) Hall, Jimmy (Elan) Abrams; grandchildren Jason Griffith, Jeremy Griffith, Eric Griffith, Greg Baker, Chad Baker; great-grandchildren Chandler Griffith, Madison Griffith, Macie Griffith, Claire Griffith, Conner Griffith, Cole Baker, Carrington Baker and Sydney Baker. Pallbearers will be Jason Griffith Jeremy Griffith, Chad Baker, Eric Griffith, Coby Griffith, and Brad Griffith. Visitation will be held Sunday, February 3, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Gassett Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Monday, February 4, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Refuge Baptist church with Rev. Steve Scarborough officiating. Burial will be at Refuge Baptist Church Cemetery with Gassett Funeral Home of Wetumpka directing. Online Guest Book available at

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