Josie Pearl Graham, 83, of Bragg City, Mo., died Saturday, March 27, 2004, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo.
Born Oct. 22, 1920, in Clinton, Ark., daighter of the late Garland Daniel and Nettie Bowling Grimes, she was a cook and a member of the Bakersville Church of Christ.
On Nov. 8, 1935, in Bragg City, she married Talmage Allen Graham, who survives.
Survivor also include two sons, Doyce Allen Graham and wife, Margaret, of Granite City, Ill. and Steve William Graham and wife, Sue, of Beloit, Ill.; one sister, Muriel Bonde, of Traveres, Fla.; five grandchildren, Vic, Phyllis, Heather and Steven Graham and Tina Brown and four great-grandchildren, Lindsay and Derrick Brown and Phillip and Diona Graham.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, G.C. and Billy Grimes.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. today, Tuesday, March 30, at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home in Steele, Mo. with the Rev. Glyn Davis officiating.
Burial was in the Pemiscot Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Caruthersville, Mo.