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"Skip" Walsh L. Graves

December 16, 1933 ~ April 6, 2017 (age 83)

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Medina Funeral Home & Cremation Service
302 West Church Avenue
Medina, TN 38355

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“Skip” Graves

Walsh Lafayette “Skip” Graves of Medina, TN is in the care of Medina Funeral Home. Skip was born December 16, 1933 in Medina, TN to the late Fate and Pearl Graves. He departed April 6, 2017 in Jackson, TN. He attended the Medina School and graduated Northside High School Class of 1951-52. He was a Christian, D.J., Singer/Song Writer and a human Jukebox. In addition to his parents, a child and two brothers preceded him in death.

Skip is survived by his wife of 46 years, Sue Graves; children, Cyndi Grave, Lee Western, Norman Western, Nicholas Graves, Zachary Graves, mother-in-law; Evelyn Sisson, siblings; Coley Graves, Charlotte Hunley; 11 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. 


To memorialize Skip the family asks that you play and listen to one of his songs.


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Medina Funeral Home & Cremation Service

302 W. Church Avenue - Medina, Tennessee 38355

(731) 783-1110

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