Blair Kendall Graves


Blair Kendall Graves, 75, of Jasper went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 15, 2019, surrounded by family at Huntsville Hospital Hospice Family Care.

Family will be receiving friends Wednesday, July 17, 2019, from 6 until 8 p.m., at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. Service will be held on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at 11 a.m., in the Kilgore-Green Chapel, with burial at Boldo Cemetery. Jimmy Collins will officiate.

He is preceded in death by his father, E.R. Graves; his father-in-law, Howard Dreher and mother-in-law, Josie Dreher.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Frances Dreher Graves; his children, Alan Graves and wife Nicole, and Donna Graves Haynes and husband Allen; granddaughters, whom he dearly adored, Krista Graves Young (Zach), Jennifer Graves Weaver (Andrew), Anna Haynes, Kara Haynes and Emily Haynes; great-granddaughter, Lily Young; mother, Edna Graves; brother, Donald Graves (Barbara). 

Blair was a loving husband, daddy, and granddaddy. He is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Huntsville Hospital Hospice Family Care, 10000 Serenity Lane, Huntsville, AL 35803.

Friends may sign the guest register at

Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-9503