ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  
 

























 
Stephen Alexander Allen Graves, Adair Co., KY (1984-2014)

He accepted Christ at an early age and joined the Second Christian Church. A lot of people knew his as Stephen or Alex, but most people just called him "Pooh". He was a graduate of Adair County High School with a Merit Diploma. He was an Eagle Scout, the highest award in Boy Scouts. He was a member of the Adair County High School Band, where he received many awards. He graduated from Lindsey Wilson College with a BA Degree in History and a BA Degree in English. He was presently employed at Serco in Campbellsville. In 2011, he went to Ecuador and taught English to elementary students and was getting ready to have his second interview to teach in China. Although Stephen has left us, he was an organ donor and there are four living today thanks to Pooh.
Click on headline for complete obituary with photo(s)

Stephen Alexander Allen Graves, 29, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 4:04pmET, at the University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, KY.

Funeral services will be Monday, February 3, 2014 at 1pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Kenny Carter, Sr. delivering the eulogy. Burial in Dudley Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Sunday, February 2, 2014.

Casket Bearers: Josh Grider, Jeremy Hale, Daniel Fishback, Derek Coomer, Todd Smith, and Johnny Hale.

Honorary: Joseph Graves, Tim Smith, J.T. Payne, Chris Wilson, Alfred Smith, Anthony Miller, Nick Graves, Walter Graves, Josh Cheatham, Stephen Cheatham, Everick Lasley, and Stephon Boyd.


Stephen Alexander Allen Graves, Adair Co., KY (1984-2014)


He was born June 3, 1984, in Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky. He died Wednesday, January 29, 2014, in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, at the age of 29 years, 7 months, and 26 days.

He accepted Christ at an early age and joined the Second Christian Church. A lot of people knew his as Stephen or Alex, but most people just called him "Pooh". He was a graduate of Adair County High School with a Merit Diploma. He was an Eagle Scout, the highest award in Boy Scouts. He was a member of the Adair County High School Band, where he received many awards. He graduated from Lindsey Wilson College with a BA Degree in History and a BA Degree in English. He was presently employed at Serco in Campbellsville. In 2011, he went to Ecuador and taught English to elementary students and was getting ready to have his second interview to teach in China. Although Stephen has left us, he was an organ donor and there are four living today thanks to Pooh.

He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Clara Graves. Survivors include:
  • His mother: Jackie Graves of Columbia, KY

  • One aunt & God-mother: Erika Graves of Lexington, KY

  • One foster uncle: Stephon Boyd

  • Two great-aunts: Nina (Wilburn) Cheatham of Campbellsville, KY; and Mary Graves of Boston, MA

  • Three great-uncles: Ben (Anita) Graves of Boston, MA, Michael (Alice) Graves of Columbia, KY; and Foster Graves of Columbia, KY

  • A very special friend, who was like a brother: Paul Oghia

  • Several other relatives and friends
Send a condolence to the family of Stephen Alexander Allen Graves

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.


This story was posted on 2014-02-01 15:49:23
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.


Obituaries on this Site and Historical Information in Archived Obituaries
Are made possible in part through the support of
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Established in 1926
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY. (MAP) To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or E-mail: grissomfuneralhome@windstream.net.
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

Searching obituaries? Here is a useful tool!
Links to Last 200 Obituaries posted on ColumbiaMagazine.com
If you find this helpful, let us know. If you still don't find a recent obituary for Adair, Casey, Cumberland, Green, Metcalfe, Russell, or Taylor Counties, KY, let us know at 270-250-2730. -CM

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.

Stephen Alexander Allen Graves (1984-2014)



2014-02-01 - 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY - Photo from Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

Stephen Alexander Allen Graves (1984-2014)



Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.



 






















 
 
Quick Links to Popular Features


 

ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link: http://www.columbiamagazine.com/columbiamagazinerss.php.

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401


Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to webmaster@columbiamagazine.com. All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.