Celebrating the life of Alvin LeRoy Graves
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Alvin Leroy Graves age 86 of Lenoir City, passed away late Monday evening, April 3, 2017 at home with family. Alvin was of the Baptist faith. He once pastored at Primitive Baptist Church in Lenoir City. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, George W. Graves and Lucy M. Spoons Graves; brother, Robert L. Graves; sister, Nellie S. Graves Gilreath; daughters, Pamela Diane Graves Lene’ Burnette and Lydia Jane Graves Kimball; grandson, Christopher Ray Price, and daughter-in-law, Rhonda Turpin Graves. Alvin is survived by his sons, Timothy George, Jeffery Alvin and Angelo Wayne (Tiger) Graves; daughters, April Dawn Graves Swain and Joyce JoAnn Graves Price; sister, Shirley Graves Carroll Baker and husband, Leon. Alvin has a slew of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. A private viewing was held. His wishes were to be cremated. In lieu flowers, donations may be given to Kidney and/or Cancer Foundation in memory of Alvin. Click Funeral Home, 109 Walnut Street, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements.