Mr. Graham was born on August 26, 1956 in Pine Bluff. He was a member of United Pentecostal Church in Star City and was a retired mechanic. He had a multitude of friends and all who knew him loved him. He always had a smile on his face and would lend a helping hand to anyone who needed it.
He was preceded in death by his father, John “J.P” Graham, III; a brother, Terry Gene Graham and nephew-in-law, Shawn “Pudgey” Morrissey.
He is survived by his mother, Bonnie Graham Walls; sister, Debbie (John) Jenkins, all of Star City; eight nieces and nephews, Benjie (Mandy) Jenkins, Amanda (Joey) Graham Crowder, Sherry Morrissey, Katrina (Earl) Woods, P.J. (Mike) Graham, Brandy (Bruce) Tucker, Sarah (Altie) Marlette and Robert Jenkins; eight great nieces and nephews, Arthur Jenkins, Terry Hunsucker, Jackson Hunsucker, Tristian Morrissey, Lacey Shillings, Torri Hutto, Nikki “Janna” Morrissey, Ashley Crowder, all of Star City, Brittany Crowder and Faith Crowder, both of Des Arc; one great great niece, Laylla Hutto of Star City. He is also survived by his trusty sidekick, Scott.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 10 at Griffin Funeral Chapel with Bro. David Poe officiating. Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 9 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery in Yorktown.
Pallbearers are Jeff Harrison, David Hunsaker, Alan Williams, Kenny Joe Hunter, Chad Mullins and Daniel Wrinkle. Honorary pallbearers are Cory Maddox, Joey Crowder, Scott Sparks and Lee Sledge.