Donald Graham

Donald Edward Graham, 89, of Arab passed away at his home on Sunday March 28, 2021, surrounded by his family.

Mr. Graham was born Feb. 25, 1932, in Huntsville to George and Bessie Morrison Graham. He was married to the former Betty Shelton for 66 years.

He served in the United States Army and was a retired purchasing agent for Tyson Foods.

He was a loving husband and father. He enjoyed fishing and being outdoors, loved animals, woodworking and beekeeping. He was a member of the Arab Masonic Lodge for over 60 years and was a former Boy Scout Master for Troup #60.

He is survived by his wife: Betty Graham of Arab; son and daughter-in-law: Chris and D’nelle Graham of Waxahachie, Texas; daughter and son-in-law: Donna Graham and Tom Henderson of Ringgold, Ga.; sister: Judy Tackett of Huntsville; granddaughter and in-law: Cristen and Colin Gardner of Oregon; special great nephew: Caleb Graham; special friends: Ed Wilson, John Wayne York and Denice Burdett; and host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by five siblings.

No service has been planned at this time. A date for a memorial service will be announced later. Gober Funeral Chapel assisted the family with cremation arrangements.

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