Mother Griffin is a resident of Belzoni, Mississippi. She is a member of Shiloh Deovelente Baptist Church in Belzoni under the leadership of Rev. Charles Edwards and is a member of the Church Motherboard and Choir. 

Mother Griffin breastfed five children and stated that breastfeeding seemed to keep her children from catching colds, built up their immune system and kept them from being sickly.

She enjoys traveling, sewing and flower gardening.