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 Billy Joe Graves

Billy Joe Graves

Harrisburg, Saline County, Illinois, USA
Death 31 Oct 2012 (aged 76)
Paris, Henry County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Puryear, Henry County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 100042502 · View Source
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The following obituary was published Friday, November 2, 2012, in The Paris Post-Intelligencer, Paris, Tennessee, USA.

Joe Graves

Former dairy farm employee Billy Joe Graves, 76, of Paris died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at Henry County Medical Center.

His wife, Dorothy Henderson Graves, survives.

His funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Ridgeway Funeral Home. Burial will be in Foundry Hill Baptist Cemetery at Puryear.

Visitation will be after noon Saturday.

Born April 11, 1936, in Harrisburg, Ill., he was a son of the late Alvin and Mary E. Barnett Graves.

He formerly worked for Bob Smith Dairy Farm in Cottage Grove.

In addition to his wife, he leaves one son: Michael Graves of Birmingham, Ala.; and a stepson: Paul David Hurley of Paris.

He also was preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters,

including Ose Lee Graves, George Graves, Aileen Gurley and Mary Alice Graves and five other brothers and sisters in infancy.

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  • Created by: John R. Dunlap, Jr.
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100042502
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Billy Joe Graves (11 Apr 1936–31 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100042502, citing Foundry Hill Baptist Cemetery, Puryear, Henry County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by John R. Dunlap, Jr. (contributor 47442255) .