Louis GravesSeptember 10, 1925 ~ May 27, 2017 (age 91)
Oxford, NC - Mr. Louis Graves of 4012 Kilkenny Ave. Oxford, NC Passed away Saturday, May 27, 2017 at his residence.
Louis Edward Graves was a native of Caswell County, NC born on September 10, 1925 to the late Herman Graves and Bertha Badgett Graves in Blanch, NC.
Louis joined and became a member Mineral Springs Baptist Church at an early age and was a graduate of Caswell County Training School.
He was a veteran of the United States Navy.
Louis worked for thirty-two years at Farberware in Bronx, NY until retirement.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Mrs. Margaret Graves Hamilton; two brothers, Sgt. Levi Graves and Reverend Raymond Graves.
He leaves to cherish his memories his wife of forty-eight, Mary Clack Graves; one son, Kenneth Edward Graves of Kinston, NC; three grandchildren, Akisha Graves, Kerris Graves of Kinston, NC, Naisheema Staten of Fayetteville,NC; three step grandchildren, Kadaisia Canady, Nasheema Canady, Jason Canady all of Kinston, NC; four great-grandchildren, one daughter in-law Mary Elizabeth Graves of Kinston, NC, two sister-in-law, Ms. Shirley Lowden of Brooklyn, NY, Ms. Pauline Graves of Hinesville, GA and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.