Donald Dairy's Story
Donald Dairy "Petesy" Graham Sr. age 71, of Northfork, W.Va., went to be with the Lord Thursday, July 13, 2017, at Bluefield Regional Medical Center after a short illness.
Born May 3, 1946 in Eckman, W.Va. he was the son of the late William "Buck" Graham and Violet Johnson Graham. He was a member of the Elkhorn Church of God, Elkhorn, W.Va. He was a retired Coal Tipple Operator from Eckman-Page Coal Company, Eckman, W.Va. after several years of service.
He was a loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather, and Brother. He was a resident of McDowell County all his life.
Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers: William, Ronald, and Bobby Graham. Two sisters: Judy Roberts, and Debra Hines. A grandson Jantz Roberts, and son-in-law Ernie Mounts.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 52 years Betty Call Graham of the Home. His children Sherry Porterfield and husband Sammy of Northfork, W.Va., Donald Dairy Graham Jr. of Parkersburg, W.Va., Brenda Gudgel and husband Butch of Titusville, Fla., Donna Roberts of Fairmont, W.Va., Ronald Graham and wife Angie of Carswell, W.Va., Michael Graham and wife Bonnie of Mann, W.Va., Brian Graham and wife Edith of Carswell, W.Va., Rhonda Cox of Northfork, W.Va. and Ashley Graham of the Home. Two brothers-Doug Graham and wife Vickie of Tiffin, Ohio, Dennis Graham of Louisiana. Three sisters- Shirley Palmer of Glenwood, W.Va., Phyllis Kosa and husband Bill of Princeton, W.Va., and Joan Fontenot and
husband James of Oakdale, Louisiana. 17 Grandchildren and 15 Great Grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 20, 2017, at 1:00 P.M. at the Widener Funeral Home in Northfork, W.Va. with the Rev. Omar Burns officiating. Burial will follow at the Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton, W.Va. Friends may call on Wednesday at the Funeral Home from 6:00 till 8:00 P.M. Serving as Pallbearers will be Family and Friends.
Arrangements by Widener Funeral Home, Northfork, W.Va.
Published on July 16, 2017