He was born on July 27, 1977 in Beeville, to Bill and Lucinda Griffith of Fashing. He graduated from Three Rivers High School in 1996. He was employed as a captain correctional officer. Patrick was the grandson of Carolina Quintanilla of Three Rivers and the grandson of Jim Parker.
He is preceded in death by his grandfathers Huey Griffith, Pablo Cruz, Floyd Quintanilla, grandmother Asencion Cruz Parker and his uncle Donald Jerry Griffith.
He is survived by his fiancée Monica Villareal and adopted newborn son Xavier Jesus Villareal (Griffith); his parents Billy and Lucinda Griffith; three brothers Phillip (Susie) Griffith, Paul (Sheila) Griffith and Peter (Stephanie); niece, Gabriella Hope Griffith; grandfather, Jim Parker; grandmother, Carolina Quintanilla; along with two aunts and five uncles.
Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. with a rosary recited that same evening at 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 11, at Roberson Funeral Home Chapel in Three Rivers.
Burial was conducted on Monday, July 13, at private location for family and friends.
Under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home, Three Rivers.