Dollie Graves, age 77 of Middlesboro, passed away Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at her home.
She was born March 10, 1935, in Speedwell, Tenn., and was the daughter of the late Ben and Vesta Capps. Dollie was once an avid bowler and she loved Bingo. She believed in the Baptist faith, and was a member and was baptized at Edgewood Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and will be greatly missed.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Jake Capps and Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Capps; her husband, Ted Graves; two sons, Christopher and infant son, Denzil.
Left to mourn her passing are two sons, Greg (Holly) Graves and Toney Graves; three grandsons, Adam (Lauren) Graves, Dustin Graves, and Kyle (Tessa) Graves; one granddaughter, Aubrie (Adam) Martinez and twin great-granddaughters, Emory and June; six sisters, Loretta (James) Carmack, Opal Pierce, Marie (Curnie) Wilson, Betty Gregory, Bobbie (Otis) Gregory, and Joyce Cooper; and one brother, Benny (Sunny) Capps.
Funeral services were at 8 p.m., Monday, Aug. 20, at Shumate Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Branscomb officiating. Music was provided by Glory Road Boys and Curnie Wilson.
Graveside service will be at noon, Tuesday, Aug. 21, at Hill Cemetery in Speedwell. Tenn.
The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, at the Shumate Funeral Home Chapel.
Shumate Funeral Home is entrusted with all arrangements.
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