Daniel “Jackie” Graham, 69, a resident of Magazine passed away Monday, March 20, 2017, in Paris.
He was born October 22, 1947, in Driggs to the late Wendell Ray and Dorothy L. (Cameron) Graham. Jackie married Twilla J. (Crawford) Graham on June 6, 1964, in Charleston. He spent his life working as a farmer, first a dairy farm and most recently a broiler poultry grower. Jackie was a longtime member, elder and trustee of the First Christian Church in Paris. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Sheneé Marie Graham.
Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Twilla Graham of Magazine; a son, Curtis Lee Graham of Magazine and his wife, Clita of Maryland; two daughters, Sharon Renee James and her husband, Rodger and Crystal Lynn Hughes and her husband, Darren, all of Magazine; seven grandchildren, Drew and Tyler Graham, Preston and Dennis James, Kenzie Graham, Deven Chappell and Zach Hughes; eight great grandchildren; two sisters, Ruth Ann Pickartz of Paris and Patsy Chester of Clarksville; a brother, Bill Graham of Paris and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, March 23, 2017, at the Roller Funeral Home in Paris.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 24, 2017, at the First Christian Church in Paris with the Rev. H.C. Varnadore officiating. Burial will follow in Liberty Cemetery near Driggs under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Online guestbook available at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/paris.
Pallbearers will be Preston James, Rodger James, Zach Hughes, Danny Cameron, Edward Pickartz and Shane Haney. Kevin Cameron and Dennis James will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church, P.O. Box 369, Paris, AR 72855.