Emily Diane Graham
BLOUNTSTOWN - Emily Diane Graham, 61, of Blountstown, passed away Friday, March 10, 2017 at her home. She was born on July 2, 1955 in Columbus, GA and had lived in Blountstown since 1992, coming from Norcross, GA. Prior to moving to Blountstown, she served as head of security for AT&T Cable Company in Atlanta, GA.
She worked as a cook at Gateway Baptist Church Child Day Care Center for 26 years. She was appreciated by hundreds of parents of our community for her faithful service, positive attitude and comforting presence with their children. She was a faithful member of Gateway Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack Brooks and Mary Eidam Brooks.
Survivors include her husband, Johnnie Graham of Blountstown; a son, Michael Lee Graham of Tallahassee; Melissa Haggard and her husband, Jack of Marianna; a brother, Ray Brooks and his wife, Jan of Seattle, WA; a sister, Jan Redden and her husband, Jim of Pomaria, SC; and a granddaughter, Allyson Vickery of Marianna.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 18 at 11 a.m. CT at Gateway Baptist Church in Blountstown with Rev. Roger King officiating.
The family request in lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Gideon International, c/o Memorial Bible Chairman, P.O. Box 765, Blountstown, FL 32424.
Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown is in charge of the arrangements.