William A. "DeeDae" Graham Jr., age 67, of Erie, died on Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at his residence, following a lengthy illness.
Born in Houston, Miss., on June 14, 1947, he was the son of the late William A. Graham, Sr. and Maudie Moffatt Graham.
He served in the U.S. Armed Forces, and retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 36 years.
William loved his grandchildren and enjoyed his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Shirley A. Graham-Gaines and Joan Graham-Robinson.
Survivors include a son, Damon A. Graham; three daughters, Lisa, Chalayna, and Tiqua Graham, a brother, Terry Graham (Jackie), and a sister, Felicia Graham-Taylor (Gregory). A very close cousin who is more like a sister, Patsy Barnett of Atlanta, Ga., and friend Flora Mills of Rochester, N.Y., also survive.
Friends may call at Burton Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., on Wednesday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m., and are invited to the funeral service there on Thursday at 11 a.m., with Reverend Willie Harris officiating.
Burial will be in Erie Cemetery.
Burton Funeral Homes - Downtown Erie
602 West 10th Street Erie, PA 16502
Published in the Erie Times-News from Aug. 19 to Aug. 20, 2014