Cumberland Times-News


February 17, 2013


BIG POOL — Wesley Lewis “Wes” Graham, 63, of Big Pool, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at his home.

Born Oct. 26, 1949, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Carl Owen and Orpah Agnes Keefer Graham. He was preceded in death by one sister, Janet Woyick.

He retired in 2007 as a life-long, self-employed Auto  Painter and Body Restoration Technician, for many years and took pride in his eye for detail.

He was a member of the Rehobeth United Methodist Church.

Wesley loved being outdoors and spent many years developing his river lot into a beautiful campground, he and his family enjoyed many years at the campground.

He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Lana Lee Knepper Graham; one son, Shawn Wesley Graham, of Clear Spring; one daughter, Sheila Denise Overcash, of Hagerstown; two brothers, Gerald O. Graham and Vernon C. Graham both of Big Pool and five grandchildren, Kayla Gardner, Tanner Graham, Taylor Knable, Madison Graham and Eli Knable.

The family will receive friends at the Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, Tuesday, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and at the church on Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m.

A service will be conducted Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 11 a.m. in the Rehobeth United Methodist Church, Tollgate Ridge Road, Mercersburg, Pa., with the Rev. Frank Kocek officiating.

Burial will be in the church cemetery.

The family requests that memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740 or to the Rehobeth United Methodist Church Building Fund, c/o Wanda Bivens, Treasurer, 219 Ewing Ave., Berkeley Springs, WV 25411.

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