Mabel Graham

Mabel GrahamMabel Deakin Graham, 89, of Fiatt died at 9:23 a.m. June 29, 2011, at Graham Hospital in Canton.

She was born Nov. 15, 1921, in Cuba, a daughter of Lee and Nellie Kaler Deakin. She married Lawrence D. Graham. He died in 1977.

She also was preceded in death by three brothers, Alan, Jerry and Bob; and three sisters, Audrey, Shirley and Hazel.

Surviving are one son, Larry Joe (and Sandy) Graham of San Jose, Calif.; two daughters, Irene Graham of Cuba and Jeanne Graham of Farmington; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was a homemaker. She also worked for Caterpillar during World War II, and then retired from Kelley's Nursing Services of Peoria.

She was a member of Fiatt Independent Christian Church.

Cremation will be accorded. There will be no services. Inurnment will be at a later date at Cuba Cemetery. Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Cuba is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Cuba Food Pantry or Leukemia Society of America.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 7/6/2011