Cecil E. Graves, 72, of Bloomfield, passed away at 3:35 a.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2007 at his residence.
Born February 1, 1935 in Frankfort Kentucky he was the son of Ed & Stella (Webb) Graves.
He retired from CXS Railroad in 1996 with 28 years of service. He was a member of the Owensburg Baptist Church in Owensburg, Indiana.
Surviving relatives include: his wife of 52 1/2 years Montra (Baker) Graves; two sons, Tim Graves and his wife Carol of Bloomfield, John Graves of Bloomfield. His special friend & care giver Susan Fulford. 5 Grandchildren Jeremy Graves, Joel Graves, Jonathan Graves, Nick Graves, & Stephanie Graves. 1 Brother Gail Graves & his wife Joann of Henderson Kentucky; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; six brothers; and three sisters.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday at the Owensburg Baptist Church. Burial will follow at the Howell Cemetery in Koleen.
Friends may call from noon until the hour of service on Friday at the Owensburg Baptist Church in Owensburg.
In lieu of flowers, the family asked all memorial donations be made to a church or favorite charity.
Online condolences are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.