March 2, 1946 – March 15, 2014
Johnny Earl Graves passed away March 15, 2014 in Aurora, Colorado. He was born in Carthage, Texas, March 2, 1946 to Deward Lee and Nancy Nello Ritter Graves. He married Patsy Perkins May 6, 1967.
He worked as a tax accountant and retired from Bank of America after 35 years. He attended Parker Bible Church. He is survived by his wife and sons John Brentlee Graves (Tina) of Parker Colorado, Brian Ray Graves (Tracy) of Arvada Colorado; grandchildren Greenlee, Addison, Baker and baby Graves; brothers Rex Graves (Beverly), and Lynn Graves (Darline) of Carthage, Tx.; brother-in-law:Michael (Myna )Perkins of Fox Island, Wa.; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Jean Clark.
Pallbearers will be Anthony Clark, Deward Graves, Brent Graves, Lee Graves, Brian Graves, Ronnie Griffith, Justin Perkins, and Jeff Lozey.
Visitation will be Friday night March 21 from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at R. W. Owens & Son Funeral Home in Wolfe City.
Services will be held at R. W. Owens & Son Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. Rev Calvin Hancock of Carthage and Rev Karl Tingle of Mesquite will conduct the service. Interment will follow at Mt Carmel Cemetery.