Florence Graham


Florence Graham, 85, of Old State Road 9N, went to be with her Lord at 2:50 a.m. Sunday, July 17, 2016, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Florence was born December 13, 1930, in Green County, Kentucky, the daughter of Antia and Mary Loyall Milby. She married Donald Lee Graham January 26, 1950. He preceded her in death June 29, 2011.

Florence was a member of Elizabethtown United Methodist Church and a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother.

The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2016, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Connie Barr officiating. Calling will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana through the funeral home.

Survivors include her son, Donald L. Graham Jr. of Hope; daughter, L. Gayle (Samuel) Crane of Columbus; sister, Martha (Glen) Wheeler of Louisville; grandchildren, Kevin R. (Autumn) Graham, Crystal M. Crane, Shannon D. Humphrey and Jonathon G. Crane; and great-grandchildren, Blaine A. Humphrey, Morgan G. Humphrey, Chase Ward, Hannah Graham and Abigayle Crane.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald; a son, Kenneth R. Graham; brother, Dayton Milby; sisters, Cora Tichnor and Ola Mae Berry; six half brothers; and one half sister.

You are invited to view her video tribute after 5 p.m. Thursday, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the Internet.