Earl Dean Graves, 88, of Lake Village, passed away from this life, January 25, 2021.
He was born in Pulaski, Tennessee on October 10, 1932, and was a farmer most of his life in Arkansas. He was loved by all and will be missed by many.
He was preceded in death by his wives, Rebecca Wright and Betty Cunningham; two brothers, L.A. Graves and Jerry Graves, one sister, Margret Holcomb; and one daughter-in-law, Charlene Graves.
He is survived by two daughters, Sherry Cotton (Billy Cotton) and Deanna Graves (Danny Acy); three sons, Frankie Graves, Billy Graves, and James Graves; three stepchildren, Amy Miley (David Miley), Becky Gipson (Jeff Gipson), and David Stough; 11 grandchildren, five step-grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A walkthrough visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 27, from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Bishop-King Funeral Home in Lake Village. A graveside service will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Oak Grove Freewill Church Cemetery in Lake Village.
Arrangements by Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village, Arkansas.