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W.D. "Dub" Graham

W.D. (Dub) Graham, of Paris, passed away peacefully on December 7, 2017 at the Carriage House Manor in Sulphur Springs, TX surrounded by loved ones. There will be a celebration of Dub’s life on Friday, December 22, 2017.

Dub was born April 24, 1936 in Paris, TX to parents Othal and Mabel Graham. He attended Paris High School and graduated from the University of North Texas with a degree in Business Administration. He was owner of Dub’s Liquor and Convenience Store in Commerce, TX for over 20 years. During these years as a business owner he impacted the many lives of those he employed and was a generous contributor to many worthy causes in Commerce, TX including youth sports and the ETSU basketball program.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 54 years, Carolyn Langione Graham, daughter Karen and husband Marcus Moore of Sulphur Springs, daughter Holly and husband Pat Weatherford of Paris, and son Steven and wife D’Anna Graham and six grandchildren, Mackenzie and Macie Moore, Graham and Tori Weatherford, Adalyn and Luke Graham. He is also survived by brothers, Jack and wife Cathy, Bobby and wife Michele Graham and sister Betty White along with numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Fred Graham.

All friends and family are invited to join us as we celebrate Dub’s life at Sand Hills Golf and Country Club 5950 Sand Hills Dr, Campbell, TX 75422 on Friday, December 22 @ 4:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, family requests that donations be made to Commerce Community Cares P O Box 1321 Commerce, TX 75429 or the American Heart Association PO Box 841125 Dallas, TX 75284-1125.

Celebration of Life

Friday, December 22, 2017
4:00 PM

Sand Hills Golf and Country Club
5950 Sand Hills Drive
Campbell, TX 75422

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My Uncle Dub, as we called him was as fine a man as there was in Texas. I look to him as a father figure and wish I could have honored him with my life not being so distorted. He was a very generous and disciplined man. I hope to honor his memory by emulating his finer qualities.

james edward clare Sep 23 2018 12:00 AM

I wanted to send my condolences to DUBS family , I respected him and thought alot of him and Carolyn they were a perfect couple . Through the yrs. I talked to Dub about business decisions and took his advice and I was glad to to listen , what a GREAT MAN , plus him being a Navy Vet we got along pretty dang good ! We Love YOU DUB ! SEMPER FORTIS ! WILLIAM an RHONDA WEATHERFORD

william w weatherford Dec 22 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Dub was loved by many. I will be thinking of you Holly, Pat, and Carolyn. You all remain in my prayers.

Virginia Sanders Dec 21 2017 12:00 AM

Words express my sorrow for your loss.

John Weatherford Dec 21 2017 12:00 AM

Your in my thoughts and prayers Love Cameshia

Cameshia Thomas Dec 19 2017 12:00 AM

You all have our sincerest and deepest condolences as well as lots of prayers for comfort. Love you guys and we are here if you need anything.

Charles and Christi Webster and family Dec 19 2017 12:00 AM

To the BEST UNCLE EVER....you made me laugh,you cared and loved me. I in return always Loved you. Even though we lived miles and miles away from each other you were thought of often. I was blessed to call you Uncle Dub. I will always watch football and think of you. Especially the Cowboys. Love forever Loretta

Loretta Whitesides Dec 18 2017 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear the news. With deepest sympathy to Dub's family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you...

Pat and Noi Prapan Dec 17 2017 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

Tip Dec 17 2017 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers for a precious family that has been left behind in the passing of their loved one. Dub was a long time friend of ours and we thought very highly of him. May Dub RIP and watch over you in the coming days ahead. May God bless you all.

Mrs. Bob Gafford Dec 15 2017 12:00 AM

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