Lewis Dean Gragg
Funeral for Lewis Dean Gragg, 71, of Decatur will be Wednesday, October 10, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Roselawn Funeral Home with Mari Beth Poor, co-pastor of Mountain Top Church, Birmingham, officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Gragg, who died Friday, October 5, 2012, at UAB Palliative Care Center, was born November 7, 1940, in Boone, N.C., to Lewis Burgin Gragg and Mary Fox Gragg. He was a U.S. Marine veteran and was retired in sales. Lewis loved hunting, fishing, training dogs and bowling.
Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Carol M. Gragg; three daughters, Julie Cox (David) of Birmingham, Shannon Hopkins (Rick) of Madison and Lisa Gragg (Roger) of Athens; one sister, JoAn Clark (Alvin) of Marietta, Ga.; and five grandchildren, Adam Hefner of Birmingham, Lizzie Walden of Athens, Grant Hopkins and Caroline Hopkins, both of Madison, and Jonathan Cox of Birmingham.
Memorials may be made to UAB Kidney Transplant Program c/o Virginia Gilbert Loftin, UAB School of Medicine, 1720 2nd Avenue S. FOT 1230, Birmingham, AL 35294-3412.