Clara Gail Graves 

Published 12:01 am Monday, August 27, 2018

FERRIDAY — Services for Mrs. Clara Gail Graves, 73, of Ferriday, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Sevier Memorial United Methodist Church in Ferriday with the Rev. Stuart Sherman officiating.

Interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park in Natchez.

Visitation will be at the church from 11 a.m. Tuesday until service time at the church.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home in Ferriday.

Mrs. Graves was a member of Sevier Memorial United Methodist Church and was involved with the Cursillo movement and an active member of United Methodist Women.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie T. and Mamie Lee, and her daughter, Donna Graves Hampton.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Butch Graves, of Ferriday; daughter, Debbie Williams and her husband Jimmy of Ruston; one brother, Charles Lee and his wife Irene of Wisner; three grandchildren, Brandon Hampton, Madeline Williams and Carmen Williams; one niece, Kristy McDaniel; nephews, Tim McDaniel and Ted McDaniel.

Pallbearers will be Lee Dale, Lane Dale, Richard Smith, Bert Taunton, Jimmy Wayne Lee and Woodie Smith.

Honorary Pallbearers are Jeff Britt, John Ritchie, Joe Young and Billy Rucker.

Memorial Donations may be made to Sevier United Methodist Church.

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