Obituary: Thomas Graham, I


Thomas Graham, I, of Hot Springs departed this life on Friday, October 23, 2020, at the age of 78. He was born May 4, 1942, at Prescott the son of Robert Edward Graham, I., and Minnie Thelma Keys Graham.

He worked as a brakeman for MoPac for 20 years. He was a member of the First Christian Church at Gurdon, where he enjoyed serving as treasurer. His greatest love was that which he had for his family.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Edward Graham, III; one sister, Mildred Don “Donnie” Calaway; and his parents.

He is survived by three children, Thomas Graham, II, and wife, Robyn, of Sherwood, Joe Graham and wife, Erica, of Hot Springs, and Leigh Foster and husband, Scotty, of Newport; the mother of his children, Jennie Sherrell Graham of Newport; one brother, Larry Graham of Springfield, Mo.; and five grandchildren, Tyler Graham, Jay Graham, Brady Graham, Natalie Foster, and Camilla Graham.

The Graham family wishes to thank the staff of Quapaw Care and Rehab for the special care given to Mr. Graham.

Memorials may be made to the Jackson County Humane Society, P.O. Box 154, Newport, AR 72112.

There are no services planned at this time.

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