1937 - 2017
Louise Graham, the daughter of Garland G. and Sadie (Vaughan) Hall, was born December 19, 1937, in Colfax, Missouri. She attended Westboro High School, Westboro, Missouri, graduating in 1955.
On September 21, 1958, Louise was united in marriage to Paul Graham at the Westboro United Methodist Church. They became the parents of three children, Linda, Joanne and Garland (Pete). They made their home in Omaha, Nebraska, for one year before moving back to Tarkio, Missouri. In 1966 they moved to Los Angeles, California. In 1968, they moved back to Tarkio, Missouri, where they made their home until 2015, when they moved to Bend, Oregon, to be near family.
Louise was employed as a secretary for an insurance company in Omaha, Nebraska and Tarkio College. She later was employed as the custodian at the Tarkio United States Postal Service for over 20 years. Louise was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Tarkio. Louise passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Bend, at the age of 79.
In addition to her parents, Louise was preceded in death by three sisters, Frances, Mary and Linda Hall. Survivors include husband, Paul Graham; daughters, Linda Haber and husband, David, all of Bend; Joanne Garcia, Long Beach, California; son, Garland (Pete) Graham and wife, Lori, Elkhorn, Nebraska; eighteen grandchildren; three brothers, Harvey Hall and wife, Barbara, Roseburg, Oregon, Dean Hall and wife, Diane, Westboro, and Charles Hall and wife, Sharon, Shenandoah, Iowa; sisters, Pauline Hilbers and husband, Ray, Warsaw, Missouri, Judy Hall and Betty Waltz, both of Omaha, Nebraska.
11:00 A.M., Friday, July 21, 2017, Assembly of God Church, Tarkio
Interment: Home Cemetery, Tarkio
Open visitation begins 9:00 A.M., Thursday, Davis Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 P.M.
Memorials: Louise Graham Memorial Fund.
Online obituaries and condolences at www.minterfuneralchapels.com
Services under the direction of Davis Funeral Home, Tarkio.