Let the memory of Robert be with us forever.
  • 69 years old
  • Born on January 20, 1950 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
  • Passed away on November 7, 2019 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States.
On January 20th, 1950 Robert Larry Griffin was born to Clevant Dorsey and RosieLee Dorsey who have both proceeded him in death. Robert Griffin was a quiet and friendly man who loved his family. One of his passions, besides his beloved daughter, was his music. He loved to sing and his voice was a gift from God. His sister said that if you listen to him sing, he sounded like Larry Graham or Berry White but better. He truly was one in a million. Robert Larry Griffin leaves behind his ex-wife of 22 years Delores Nelson; his daughter MaryLouise Jackson, his son-in-law Cornelius Jackson, five grandchildren Jayla, Jaycob, Cornelius Jr., Jariah, and Kathlyn; his 3 brothers Denis Dorsey, Jimmy Dorsey, and Jermaine Dorsey; his sister Annette Dorsey, 8 nephews , 7 great nephews, 5 nieces and 3 great nieces- We will miss you!


Professional services provided by W.E. Lusain Funeral Home and Crematory, Birmingham, Alabama.

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