Roy Graham

Saturday, July 28, 2007

Roy C. Graham, 71, of Scott City died Friday, July 27, 2007, at his home.

He was born Sept. 15, 1935, in Clearwater, Ark., son of Ruben and Mary Taylor Graham. He and Anna F. Shempert were married Oct. 16, 1962, in Osceola, Ark.

Graham was a machinist with Elgin Sweeper in Elgin, Ill., retiring in 1990.

Survivors include his wife; three sons, Gary Adams of Jacksonville, Fla., Bobby Adams of Palmer, Texas, Roger Graham of Scott City; two daughters, Susan Neupert of Scott City, Mary Stegman of Palmer; two sisters, Mary Kay Shinault of Scott City, Janette Morris of Desert Hot Springs, Calif.; 14 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and three sisters.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Sunday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the chapel, with the Rev. John Nimmo officiating.