Mary Griffith (1934 – February 7, 2020) was an American LGBT rights activist whose son, Bobby, committed suicide due to religious intolerance. On December 6, 1995, she testified before the United States Congress.
Griffith's story was adapted into a book written by Leroy F. Aarons and published by HarperCollins in 1995, titled Prayers for Bobby: A Mother's Coming to Terms with the Suicide of Her Gay Son. In 2008, a film, titled Prayers for Bobby, was produced. Mary Griffith was played by Sigourney Weaver.
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