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Obituary for James Olan Graves

James Olan Graves, 49, of Stillwater, OK, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Stillwater Medical Center in Stillwater. Services have been entrusted to the care of Palmer Marler Funeral Home in Stillwater.

A Celebration of James’ life will be held on Tuesday, Sepetember 26. 2017 at 10:30AM at Palmer Marler Funeral Home Chapel.

James was born November 29, 1967 in Stillwater, OK, to Murrell and Clorene (Carr) Graves. He grew up in Perkins and graduated from Perkins High School in 1986. He loved motorcycles, cars, and listening to music. He was employed with Coca-Cola here in Stillwater until his passing. He and Sue Ellen Boyle were married September 14, 2002. They just celebrated their fifteenth anniversary last week while on vacation.

Survivors include his wife Sue Ellen of the home; two daughters, Kaylee Graves of Stillwater, OK, and Tabitha Graves of Ripley, OK; one brother, John Graves of Stillwater, OK; several other extended family members and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Murrell Graves and Clorene Thompson.

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9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Palmer Marler Funeral Home of Stillwater

5106 North Washington
Stillwater, OK 74075

Family will greet guest from 6:00pm to 8:00p.m.

funeral services




10:30 AM
Palmer Marler Funeral Home of Stillwater

5106 North Washington
Stillwater, OK 74075


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