Jamar Griffin, age 32

Lost to gun violence on January 1, 2018 in Saint Louis, Missouri.

Photo sources:

News sources:

Also killed were:

1809 candles have been lit for Jamar.
Light a candle for Jamar.

The people with the most candles in the past 24 hours are featured on our homepage.

Ask your friends to light a candle or come back tomorrow to light another candle for Jamar.

You can add to Jamar's profile:

  • Nickname:
    3 Mario, Whyteboi
    1 Mari
  • Number of children:
    2 0
  • Personality:
    2 Loving, Giving, Hard Working, Intelligent
    2 Go Getter
    2 Loyal
    1 Determined
    2 Thinker
    1 caring
    1 Self-Motivator
    1 Entrepreneur
    1 Silly
    1 Family-Oriented
  • Occupation:
    3 self-employed
  • Workplace:
    1 St. Louis, Mo
  • Schools attended:
    1 Normandy School District
  • Comments:
    2 Great Brother
    3 I am so lost without my brother.
    2 The love of my life
    2 Missing You So Much Lil Brother! 😭
    4 I pray you are at Peace
    2 I miss you cousin
    1 My brother/best friend... I'll hold you close now
    2 I've been to the cemetery everyday to be with you Mari. Always
    1 Sister/Brother Love Always
    1 These Are Trying Times...I Swear It Is Little Brother.
    2 Fly High Mari...Fly High! ❤
    1 Justice For Whyte Boi
    2 Nothing Hurts More Than Coming To The Relization That Your Actually Gone.
    2 I love you baby always
    2 Indescribably Missing You Little Brother
    4 Out of a terribly crushed heart, I find a token of joy when I think of your beautiful smile.
    2 Love You Mari!
    2 God...How I Wish I Could Hug You! 😭
    2 Missing You Every Minute Of Everyday
    2 Missing you like crazy. Everyday is a struggle 😢
    1 Baby Brother...Smh
    1 Loving You!
    2 I Swear I Don't Wish This Kind Of Pain On Anyone...Foreal Heart Break!
    3 Here at the cemetery talking with you...my heart is so heavy baby brother. 😭😭😭
    2 Still Unable To Comprehend This World Without You Being In It.
    1 This Is So Not Rigt!
    2 Happy Easter Mari 😣😔😢😭
    2 Missing you every second of everyday 😢
    2 You Will Have Your Justice Mari...There's No Other Option
    2 HAPPY 33RD BIRTHDAY MARI...I LOVE YOU...I LOVE YOU... I LOVE YOU!!!
    1 I WILL ALWAYS CELEBRATE YOU LITTLE BROTHER...I PROMISE!!!
    1 Your Birthday
    1 We Will Always Celebrate You...PROMISE...I L❤'VE YOU BABY BROTHER...WAYS
    1 ALWAYS ❤ FOREVER
    1 5/12/2018 "REMEMBRANCE DAY DINNER," In Honor Of You, Momma, Daddy
    1 Thanks For Spending Time With Me On Mother's Day...I Love You!
    1 I L💙VE YOU MARI...MY 💙 ALWAYS
    1 My 💙 always
    2 6/18/2018...You And Momma Have Been On My Mind So Heavy Lately. Why Y'all Leave Me Man?
    2 Your nephew had his baby (your great-nephew) on 6/22/2018. He named him "Jamari" in your honor.
    3 Everyday Is A Struggle For Me Little Brother, But I Promise You That IAm Trying To Hold On. 7/3/18
    1 Missing You Terribly Mari!!!😭😭😭😭
    2 I miss you so much baby. It never gets easier 😢😢😢😢
    2 hope you and Mama celebrated her birthday big time up in Paradise
    1 I Miss You Deeply Mari
    2 It's Been 8 While Months Today Since You've Been Gone...
    2 Laying here wishing you were with me.I'm really missing you baby😭😭💙💙
    2 Missing You Like Krazy Mari...I Just Want To See You Baby Brother
    2 I Miss You Mari
    2 Still Cry For You Everyday...Smh And Still In Disbelief
    2 Missing you terribly and theres nothing that can be done about it. I'm so sad Mari.
    1 I miss you so much it hurts. I can't do this without you 😥
    1 Although I am trying to be strong for you little brother...Everyday is a struggle.
    1 Trying to understand how this works. How/Why does these things happen? It saddens me deeply.
    2 When does the healing start and days get better? I just don't see it in sight.
    1 You Mean The World To Me Mari...Missing You!
    1 Loving and Missing You So Much It's Unbelievable. Crying Everyday For You
    1 It Never Stops...I'm Sure It Never Will
    1 The Hurt Is Still So Great...It Just Won't Stop...Uggghhh!
    1 Missing You 😢😭
    1 The Holidays Doesn't Even Feel Right Without You.
    1 This Is So Sicking To Me...You Would Have Been Here...You Didn't Have To Be Gone.
    1 HAPPY 2019 NEW YEAR LITTLE BROTHER. I Went To A Candlelight Memorial Service Last Night Honoring All
    1 The Victims Lost To Gun Violence In Our City. Everyone Needed To Know
    1 That You All Have Family And Are Very Much Loved.
    1 I Stood Tall Representing You Baby Brother And Jarrell. Your Name Was The First
    1 Name Called And I Nearly Couldn't Take The Feeling In My Heart. I Love You To
    2 No End Mari.
    1 love you always Mari
    1 Rough Morning Today...Really Missing You
    1 I Look Up At The Sky Everyday Hoping To See Your Face. God I Miss You!
    2 Happy Valentines Baby. Missing you like crazy. I love you always
    2 Happy Valentine's Day Little Brother...I Love You!
    1 I Miss You So Much
    1 Happy Birthday Baby. I love you
    1 HAPPY 34th BDAY LITTLE BROTHER
    1 CELEBRATE IN PARADISE...LOVE U ALWAYS
    2 I'm Missing You Like Krazy Mari. It's 5/17/19 and I'm Now Convinced That The Pain Never Goes Away.
    3 He was a good man, very caring, you could tell he had good intentions in his heart if you met him.
    3 RIH JAMAR 💯
    1 Missing You Mari...I Love You So Much Baby Brother! 6/3/19
    2 Really missing you right now baby. I love you always
    2 Missing U
    1 Pain in my heart, Tears in my eyes. I tell you that I love you everyday...
    1 I hope you can hear me from Heaven.
    2 I Love You Mari
    2 💙Missing U So Much💙😭😭😭
    2 Happy Thanksgiving Lil Brother...Not The Same 😩

Other nearby fatal shootings: