Norma A. Graham, 91


Norma A Graham, 91, of Carlinville, formerly of Raymond, died Saturday morning, Oct. 19, 2019, at Heritage Health Care in Carlinville. 

Visitation will be held Wednesday, Oct. 23, from 9 to 10 a.m. at  Community of Faith Church in Raymond. Funeral services will follow beginning at 10 a.m.  at the church, with Pastor Tom Mulch officiating. Burial will take place in the Asbury Cemetery in Raymond.

Litchfield Family Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Graham was born on Dec. 13, 1927, to Ira and Elsie (Dunkirk) Powell in Butler.   On  Feb. 15, 1951, she married Harold Maynard Graham in Raymond,  and he preceded her in death on April 20, 2019.

A graduate with the Hillsboro High School class of 1945, she and her husband farmed in the Harvel and Raymond area until he retired in 2001. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Raymond, and was active in the Panhandle Food Pantry for many years.

Mrs. Graham is survived by her three sons, Steven (Karen) Graham of Naples, FL, John (Mari) Graham of Redmond, OR, and Gary (Jill) Graham of Carlinville; three granddaughters, Alyssa (Trevor) Long, Carlee Graham and Katie Graham; two great-granddaughters, Zoie and Fiona Long; a sister, Grace Carriker; a brother-in-law, Dale (Joan) Graham of Litchfield and several nieces and nephews. 

In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Wanda Hayden.

Memorials are suggested to either the Panhandle Food Pantry or the Asbury Cemetery.

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