Mrs. Dean Graham, 80. A native of Newton Grove, wife of the late Joe Graham, daughter of the late Effie and Elbert Raynor. She began her career with Warren Brothers, spent several years in the tobacco industry, retiring from Wachovia. Dean remained a member of Pleasant Union Christian Church, she always considered Newton Grove her home.
Survivors include: daughter, Diane (Brinkley) Hunt of Durham; son, Hugh (Kyle) Graham of Emerald Isle; grandchildren, Amanda (Greg) Williams, Christopher Hunt; step grandchildren, Hunter and Matthew; great-grandchild, Brook Williams; sister, Lellon (J. D.) Stanley of Raleigh.
Funeral service will be, 7:00 p.m. Thursday, August 21, 2014, at Pleasant Union Christian Church, Newton Grove. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.
Entombment, 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 22, at Hillcrest Cemetery, Newton Grove.
Memorials may be made to Pleasant Union Christian Church, P.O. Box 1, Newton Grove, NC 28366.
A Service of West & Dunn Funeral Home of Newton Grove, North Carolina.