Oct 8, 2018 at 4:05 PM
NORTON, VA - Eugene Walton Graham, 91, died Monday, October 8, 2018, at Ridgecrest Manor Nursing Home in Duffield, Va.
He retired in 1995 as a supervisor with the Bureau of Mines. He enjoyed working with coal miners, operators and owners to ensure a safe working environment and optimum productivity. Eugene was a WWII veteran having served in the US Navy and was a member of the American Legion. He was a member of Suthers Lodge AF & AM #259 in Norton, Va. He was a member of the Norton Christian Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Greene Graham and a sister, Margaret Good.
He is survived by his daughter Dottie Graham of the home, granddaughter Megan Cannon and her husband James, 2 great grandchildren, Abigail and Declan all of Knoxville, TN, niece, Marcy Hammock an her husband Vern, great niece Julie, niece Pat Poland and her husband James, great nephew Brandon all of Dallas, Tx, Great nephew Jason Poland of Amarillo, Tx.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm Wednesday, October, 10, 2018, at Hagy & Fawbush Funeral Home in Norton, Va. Funeral services will be conducted at 7 pm in the funeral home chapel with Pastor James Wells officiating. Military committal services will be conducted at 1 pm Thursday at the Powell Valley Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org or to Disabled American Veterans, www.dav.org.