RJ Graves passed away on January 29, 2022, at the age of 81. RJ was born on May 5, 1940. RJ, who everyone refered to as "Old Man", was a loving husband, father, brother, and grandfather. He retired after over 30 years as an auto assembler for GM. When he wasn't working, he loved spending time with his family, hunting, fishing, playing golf, and watching football. He will be missed greatly by all who had the opportunity to know and love him.
RJ is preceded in death by his loving wife; Denise Graves, stepsons; Larry Campbell, Terry Campbell, and David Bennett, and brother; Wayne Graves. He is survived by his son; Mark Graves, daughters; Pam Wilkes, Pamela Cash, stepson; Gary Campbell, stepdaughters; Cheryl (Don) Gibby, and Leah (Randy) Crabbe, nineteen grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
The family will receive friends at Clark Funeral Home on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 from 12pm-2pm. Funeral services will be held at Clark Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00pm. Interment will follow directly after at Paulding Memorial Gardens with Tyson Crabbe, Trent Crabbe, Nathan Bennett, Brandon Amos, Brent Chastain, Tristen Hyatt, and Taylor Hyatt serving as pallbearers.
Clark Funeral Home is honored to care for the Graves family during this difficult time.