Obit: Graham, John August (1867 – 1950)
Surnames: Graham, Fleming, Davidson
----Source: Scrapbook Collection of Arlene Youmans
----Graham, John August (9 Mar. 1867 – 1950)
John August Graham, 83, died unexpectedly at his home here Sunday morning at 5 o'clock of a heart attack.
Funeral services were held at the Swarthout Funeral Home at 9 o'clock Wednesday morning with the Rev. Raymond Fleming, officiating and again at Platteville at 2 o'clock in the afternoon. Burial will be made in the Platteville cemetery. The body was at the Swarthout funeral home until time of services Wednesday morning.
Mr. Graham was born March 9, 1867, in Grant County. He married Ruth Davidson on October 17, 1889 in Platteville. He was a farmer before retiring 29 years ago to live in Spencer. Mrs. Graham preceded him in death almost 20 years ago. Survivors include five sons, Otto, Robert, and Douglas, all of Spencer; Charles, Santa Barbara, Calif; Harry Sycamore, Ill. and a daughter Miss Francis Graham, DeKalb, Ill. Six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren are also living.
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