David Graves, Sr.

David Graves, Sr., 79 of Portland, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020.

Funeral service was Friday, July 3 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral Home, with Bro. Bo Johnson and Bill Johnson officiating.  Visitation was Thursday, July 2 from 2 to 7 p.m. and Friday, July 3 from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m.  Interment followed the service at Crestview Memory Gardens, with Danny Troutt, Ronnie Satterfield, James Spears, Dale Thacker, Bobby Matthews, and Chris Matthews serving as pallbearers.

Mr. Graves was born Feb. 1, 1941 in Gallatin to the late Tom M. Graves and Eula O’Neal Graves.  In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brother, Jesse Lee Graves; and sisters, Frances Troutt and Peggy Gregory.  He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Carol Tippitt Graves of Portland; son, David Graves, Jr. of Portland; brothers, Jr. Graves (Sylvia) of Castalian Springs and Skip Graves (Patsy) of  Florida; sister, Betty Beasley (David) of Gallatin; one grandson, Will Graves (Jesse); and one great-grandson, Cole Graves.

Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com.  Family Heritage Funeral Home has been honored to assist the family.


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