Grady Graham, age 89, of Madisonville, passed away 6:00 A.M. Thursday, April 11, 2013 at Fort Loudoun Medical Center, Lenoir City. Long time member of the First United Methodist Church, Madisonville.
Preceded in death by parents Charlie and Virgie Graham, brother-in-law Leeroy Timmons, nephew Clovis Timmons.
A U.S. Coast Guard veteran of World War II, he served in both the Atlantic and Pacific theaters. Grady spent 30 years with the Federal Highway Administration as a Civil Engineering Technician on the Cherohala Skyway.
Survivors: Wife of 54 years: Mable Ledford Graham; Sons & daughters-in-law: David Alan and Agatha Graham, Roger Edward and Dawn Graham; Grandchildren: Katie, Matthew and Charlie; 3 step grandchildren; Brother & sister-in-law: John W. and Mary Graham; Sister: Annie Mae Timmons; several nieces & nephews.
Funeral 6:00 P.M. Sunday, April 14, 2013, Biereley-Hale Chapel, Rev. Braxton Cotton officiating. Interment Haven Hill Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Madisonville First United Methodist Church Building Fund. Family will receive friends 5:00-6:00 P.M. Sunday at Biereley-Hale Funeral Home, Madisonville.