Spencer William Graves
October 7, 1996 - September 4, 2017
SPENCER WILLIAM GRAVES, age 20 and a resident of Franklinton died Monday afternoon September 4, 2017 at West Jefferson Medical Center following a work-related accident. He was a 2015 graduate of Bowling Green School where he was a member of the Buccaneer Basketball team and football team. He was also a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and enjoyed attending Trinity Baptist Church. Spencer loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing and riding his ATV. He also liked to go boating, skiing and snowboarding. He had a special place in his heart for his pet Golden Retriever Jax. Spencer loved to spend time with his family and hang-out with his friends.
Survived by: Parents: Philip Graves and Becky Whaley Graves of Franklinton; Brother: Samuel Graves of Franklinton; Sister and Brother in law: Shelly Graves Thomas and Jared Thomas of Franklinton; Grandparents: Eld. J.W. and Marcel Graves, Elaine Westmoreland all of Franklinton; Nieces: Taylor Thomas, Clara Thomas; Companion: Brianna Clothier of Franklinton; Also numerous aunts, uncles, other family members and many special friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather Joe Whaley.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Friday September 8th from 10 am until 2 pm. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm Friday in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow in the Acy’s Creek Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Coleman Knight, Colby Knight, Logan Wood, Donovan Voltolina, Trey Keele, T.J. Taylor, Trevor Cooper