KEWANEE - Elvin Deoin Graham, 60, died at 12:05 p.m. Oct. 5, 2007 at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
Born Aug. 9, 1947, in Marysville, Calif., to the late Albert H. and Mary Ellen Treat Graham, he lived most of his life in New Madrid County where he was employed by Associated Electric of New Madrid. He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in East Prairie.
On Dec. 23, 1967, he married Janie Darlene Jackson who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: two daughters, Tammie Janette Graham and Jackie Deon Matney both of Kewanee; four brothers, Doyle Graham of Marshall, Ark., Davis Graham of Clinton, Ark., Danny Graham of Marshall and Johnny Graham of Shirley, Ark.; two sisters, Louise Bower of Marshall and Laverne Appel of Springdale, Ark.; and two granddaughters.
One brother, Jackie Graham, preceded him in death in addition to his parents.
Services were conducted today at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie. Steve Dominique officiated.
Burial followed in the East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Billy Manning, Chuck Jackson, Michael Jackson, Hank Jackson Jr., Sam Jackson, Jason Appel and Phil Graham.