Miles McGraw 97 of Douglassville, TX passed away on December 30, 2020 in a Texarkana Hospital. Mr. McGraw was born on September 13, 1923, in Marietta, Texas, to the late Frank and Clemy McGary. He attended Floyd Valley for his schooling and also enlisted in the United States Army. In 1948, he married Mrs. Willie Mae McGraw. Miles retired from Red River Army Depot. After retiring, he sold watermelons for 35 years.
Grave Side Service for Miles McGraw will be held on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at the Gum Springs Cemetery under the direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. Mr. McGraw can be Viewed from 12 noon until 5:00 P.M. Friday, January 8, 2021 at the funeral home.
Miles was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Willie Mae McGraw; his brother, Charles E. McGraw; daughter, Myrtis L. Crain; and grandson, Declus T. McGraw.
Left to cherish his memories are his daughters, Charice (NaTarsha) McGraw, Sarah Dawson, Gretchen Wilkerson; son, Ernest (Cleo) McGraw; sister, Marilyn (Albert) Brown, a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren; and a dear friend, Norris Hall.