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Truman Thomas Graves
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1917
Franklin County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 2003
Smith County
Texas, USA

Thank You for the obituary Judy Richards (#47131306)


Graves, Truman
Mr. Truman Thomas Graves passed away Thursday, March 13, 2003 in Tyler at the age of 86.

He was born March 7, 1917 in Clearwater, Texas to the late W.H. "Luther" and Pearl Dickens Graves.

He married the former Marjorie Spangler on February 3, 1940 and she preceded him on September 20, 1997.

He had been a switchman - conductor with the Santa Fe Railroad for 38 years before retiring.

He was a member of the National Guard, past Master Mason of the Winnsboro Lodge, member of the Clearwater Baptist Church where he served as deacon and taught sunday school for many years.

Survivors include, sons, T.C. Graves of Scroggins, Burl Graves of Baton Rouge, LA.; brother, Dalton Graves of Mt. Vernon; sister, Junie Hobbs of Amarillo; six grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

Funeral services are set for 2:00 P.M. Sunday March 16, 2003, at Beaty Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Dalton Graves officiating.

Interment will be in Bethel Cemetery.
Family links: 
  William Luther Graves (1891 - 1964)
  Mollie Pearl Dickens Graves (1890 - 1958)
  Marjorie Spangler Graves (1921 - 1997)
  Rachel Annie Graves McCown (1915 - 1939)*
  Truman Thomas Graves (1917 - 2003)
  Preston Luther Graves (1922 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Married Feb. 3, 1940
Bethel Cemetery
Franklin County
Texas, USA
Created by: C. R.
Record added: Jun 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53489656
Truman Thomas Graves
Added by: C. R.
Truman Thomas Graves
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- Judy Richards
 Added: Jan. 30, 2013

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