Updated: 1/6/21


Mrs. Clara Bell Graves, 91, died January 4, 2020, at her home.  She was born December 20, 1929, and was retired from Frito-Lay of 25 years.  Her parents were the late George Wolfe and Bessie Fralix.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Graves; brother, Bobby Wolfe; grandson, Joey Gilbert; and step-son, Mack Graves.

She was deeply loved and cared for by her family and dear neighbor.  Our mother and grandmother is the definition of selfless, loved unconditionally, the strongest woman we know, and showed her faith day in and day out while giving the Lord all the glory.

Funeral arrangements will be held at Carr & Erwin on January 7, 2020. The visitation will begin at 12 noon and the Funeral Service will begin at 2:00 p.m.  Burial to follow at Lynnwood Cemetery.

Survivors include her sister, Linda Smith and husband Don of Columbia; sons, David Gilbert and wife Wavely of Lewisburg, Joe Gilbert and wife Sandra of Pulaski; daughters Ann Lewonczyk and husband Robbie of Pulaski, Carolyn Holbert of Pulaski.  Eddie Graves and wife Brenda, Rebecca Graves all of Pulaski.  Many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.