Wilma Graves

    Wilma Nelson Graves, 90, of Murphy, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2019.
    She was born in Cherokee County to the late Fulber and Lula Allen Nelson.
    Wilma was a homemaker.
    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Pearl Hyde and Ella Ree Nelson; and three brothers, Finley and Glen Nelson, and an infant brother.
    She is survived by two sons, John Graves and wife Linda of Rocky Face, Ga., and George Graves; two grandchildren, Michael S. Graves and Melissa Graves Brooks; and great-grandchildren, Hunter Graves, Kristen Graves, Natalie Graves, Randy Watts, Michael Brooks, Sonya Brooks, Sara Brooks, Allison Brooks, Ashley Brooks, Robert Grant, Kaitlyn Grant, Chloe Grant and Hayleigh Grant; and several nieces and nephews.
    Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, at Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Murphy.
    The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, at Townson-Rose Funeral Home.
    You may send tributes to the Graves family at www.townson-rose.com.
    Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


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Murphy, NC 28906
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