Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015    Login | Register           

Helen Graves, 87, of Fayetteville

Helen Graves, 87, of Fayetteville, passed away December 12, 2013.

She was a long-time member of Fayetteville First Baptist Church. She retired with over 30 years of service with the State of GA Department of Health and Human Resources. She also volunteered at Piedmont Fayette Hospital Auxiliary for over 10 years.

She was preceded in death by her late husband John Calvin Graves.

She is survived by her son James Calvin "Jim" (Carolyn) Graves of Atlanta; daughter Kathy (James Thomas) Ferrell, Jr. of Thompsons Station, Tenn.; grandchildren Jo Beth (Mark) Burrell, John Ferrell, Katie Ferrell and Dr. Claire Graves; and great-grandchildren Emma Grace and Audrey Isabella Burrell.

A funeral service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Overton Chapel of Fayetteville First Baptist Church, Fayetteville. Reverend Glen Stringham and Jim Battles will officiate. The burial will follow at Camp Memorial Park, Fayetteville.

The family will receive friends Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Fayetteville First Baptist Church, 205 Stonewall Ave. E., Fayetteville, Ga. 30214.

Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville – www.mowellfuneralhome.com

Topic: 
Location: 

Ad space area 4 internal

Government

The Georgia Department of Transportation will suspend construction-related lane closures within five miles of a shopping mall or major shopping district on all interstates and major state routes be

Sponsored Content

Opinion

Sitting on the curb in front of 110 Flamingo Street, I smiled. It had been a good summer. No, the best summer ever.

Community

Peachtree City Recreation and Special Events will host a Back to School Bash Saturday, Aug. 1, at the Glenloch Recreation Center (601 Stevens Entry).

Sports

The Starr's Mill High Schools Pantherettes dance team had a great week at UDA Camp at Auburn University earlier this summer.

Lifestyle

“Ready, Set, Breakfast” is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 4, 10-11 a.m. at Fayette Senior Services’ Fayetteville location, The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive.