Funeral services for Mr. Graves will be conducted Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Karnes & Son Funeral Home in Kenton. Interment will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery in Kenton. Military honors will be observed.
The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
He was born Nov. 15, 1942, in Kenton, son of the late Clay Winfred and Helen (Ring) Graves. He worked at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., until the closing of the plant, at which time, he retired. Then he went to work at MacLean Power Systems in Trenton. He served his country with the U.S. Navy.
He is survived by his wife, Theresa Graves; his daughter, Monica Brewer; his stepchildren, Hope Horde and William Jeff Paris; his grandchildren, Mandolin Ballou, Montana Brewer and Megan Brewer; and his step-grandchildren, Brittney Burress, Brooklin Burress, Corey Burress, Kayla Paris and Chloe Paris.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clay Winfred and Helen (Ring) Graves.