The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

June 24, 2014

Graves, 90


Enid News and Eagle

— Bobbie “Jean” Graves will celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday, June 28, 2014, at the home of her daughter, Carolyn Beagley.

Jean was born June 25, 1924, in Revana, Ky., the daughter of Robert and Sadie Estes. She married LeRoy Graves on Dec. 3, 1945.

They moved to Alva in 1945, and worked on the family farm for 34 years.

She moved to Enid in 1981, where she is a member of United Neighbors Club and Emmanuel Baptist Church.

Her children are Roger Graves of Alva, Carolyn Beagley, Connie Hada, Donna Koehn and Pat Ritter, all of Enid, Jan Schwerdtfeger of Goltry, Michael Graves of Calumet and the late Bob Graves. She has 14 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren, and eight great-great-grandchildren.