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Dorothy Marie Harrison Graves
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1920
Alma
Ellis County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 7, 1994
Ennis
Ellis County
Texas, USA

Mass of the Christian Burial for Dorothy M Graves was celebrated at 12 noon Tuesday in St John Catholic Church with Rev Douglas Deshotel as celebrant. Rosary was, recited by Rev. Deshotel at 7 pm Monday in the Keever Chapel. Interment was in St Joseph's Cemetery under the direction of J. E. Keever Mortuary with the following serving as pallbearers: Scott Wilkins, Joe Carl Harrison, Mike Harrison, David Perdue, and Gregory Harrison.

Mrs. Graves, 73, died Sunday, Aug. 7th, (1994) at the Baylor Medical Center in Ennis.

She was born Aug. 14, 1920 in Alma the daughter of William Joseph and Julia Elizabeth Langley Harrison. She was reared in Alma where she attended school. ON June 16, 1956 she was married to George T. Graves. After their marriage they lived in Ennis. She was employed by W.J.B., Inc in Dallas as a pattern maker. She was later employed by Donovan-Galvani in Ennis. In 1967 she was employed by W. R. Storey Mfg. She retired in July 1980. She was a member of St. John Catholic Church and the Ladies Auxiliary of the Ennis VFW.

She is survived by her husband of Ennis; two sons, Joseph Thurman Whitfill and Kevin Graves both of Ennis; a daughter, Jere Lynn Wilkins of Ennis; 3 grandsons, Scott, Bryan and Craig Wilkins; a granddaughter, Michele Whitfill; two great granddaughters, Emily Wilkins and Cara; a brother, Lloyd Harrison of Rattan, OK; a sister, Beatrice Harrison of Ennis; and a number of nieces and nephews.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Joseph Harrison (1883 - 1946)
  Julia Elizabeth Langley Harrison (1891 - 1941)
 
 Spouses:
  Otis Thurman Whitfill (1911 - 1952)
  George Tate Graves (1918 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Laura Beatrice Harrison Taylor (1912 - 2000)*
  James Horace Harrison (1913 - 1976)*
  Dorothy Marie Harrison Graves (1920 - 1994)
  William Joseph Harrison (1924 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Joseph's Cemetery
Ennis
Ellis County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Janice Williams Langley
Record added: Mar 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67728577
Dorothy Marie <i>Harrison</i> Graves
Added by: Kevin Graves
 
Dorothy Marie <i>Harrison</i> Graves
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- Johna Johnson Armistead
 Added: Jan. 23, 2013
Rest in peace
- beckyt
 Added: Jul. 26, 2012

- Janice Williams Langley
 Added: Mar. 31, 2011
 
 
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