GRANBURY — Funeral services for David L. Graves, 85, of Granbury, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, at Oak Trail Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Granbury Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, at Wiley Funeral Home.
He died Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2009, in Fort Worth.
He was born Jan. 31, 1924, in Brown County to Wilbourn David Graves and Inna Marie Lancaster Graves. He was married to Joyce C. Jones in 1968 in Fort Worth. He was an accountant and retired from Bell Helicopter after 35 years of service. He was a 32nd-degree Mason and a member of the Riverside Lodge in Fort Worth. He was a member of Oak Trail Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce Graves of Granbury; children, Karen Boyer of Argyle, Leann Baber of Grapevine and Theresa Gentry of Forestburg; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Wilbourn D. Graves of Fort Worth; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by stepchildren, Eva Joyce Gifford and David Paul Graves; and three sisters.