Roger Dale Graham
November 2, 1947 - October 28, 2022
Roger Dale Graham, age 74 and a resident of the Thomas Community, passed away Friday afternoon October 28, 2022. He was a longtime member of Faith Tabernacle Apostolic Church that enjoyed taking care of his yard and doing work on his tractor. Roger worked for Prentiss Hughes Dairy for many years and also worked for a time with T.L. Wallace Construction as a mechanic and highway escort, where his co-workers gave him the nickname “Flap”. Roger loved deer hunting, fishing and spending time in the outdoors.
Survived by: Wife of 53 years: Ruthie Lee Thomas Graham of Thomas; 2 Sons and a Daughter in law: Roger Shannon and Charmin Graham of Thomas, Stevie Dale Graham of Hackley; 2 Daughters and a Son in law: Bridget Gale Graham, Brenda Lee and Cody Creel all of Thomas; Grandchildren and Spouses: Tyler and Brittany Graham, Tanner and Penny Graham, Megan and Trevor Cooper, Colton and Melissa Graham, Casey Graham, Dawson Creel; Great-grandchildren: Alivia Graham, Daisee Graham, Wilt Graham, Paige Graham, Sebastian Bossier, Blain Gardner, Brenton Gardner, Russell Ramano, Brody Ramano, Damian Branch; Brothers and Sisters in law: Johnny and Mardell Graham of Tylertown, Shelly Ray and Lavada Graham of Foxworth, Junior Graham of Poplarville; Sister and Brother in law: Linda Sue and Silas Thomas of Thomas; Brothers in law and Sisters in law: Gordon and Doris Thomas, George and Regina Thomas, Paul and Judy Thomas; Also numerous nieces, nephews and cousins
He was preceded in death by his parents Richard Anthony “Buck” Graham and Eunice Frances Whitehead Graham, brother and sister in law Richard and Levi Jane Graham, sister and brother in law Frances and Les Rowell, brother in law Charlie Thomas.
Visitation will be at Faith Tabernacle Church Sunday October 30th beginning at 5:00 pm. A funeral service will be held in the church at 2:00 pm Monday with Rev. Jerry Cox and Rev. Scottie Thomas officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers: Jesse Graham, Roger Graham, Cletus Graham, Chase Thomas, Chris Graham, Jerritt Graham, Sebastian Bossier
Honorary Pallbeaers: Todd Graham, Tanner Graham, Coltin Graham, Tyler Graham