Russell S. Graham


Russell S. Graham, 85, of Vallonia, died Wednesday morning, October 7, 2020 at his home. He was born on November 23, 1934 in Bloomfield, IN to the late Russell Graham Sr. & Mary Margaret “Peggy” O’Neil Graham Brown. On July 3, 1977, he married Joan Clark Graham and she survives in Vallonia. Russell was a member of a Methodist Church in Indianapolis and later attended Vallonia Christian Church. He worked for Kieffer Paper Mill and then was owner of Fitsem Company. He was a former member of the Vallonia Lions Club. He loved horses and living the country life.

Russell is survived by his wife, Joan; children, Vikki Foster of Indianapolis, Jeff Graham of Minnesota, & Ryan Graham of New York; step- children, Kyle Osborne of Georgia, Shawn Osborne of Nashville, IN, & Mindy Osborne of Elizabethtown, IN; 9 grandchildren, & 6 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Carmen Beasley.

Friends may visit with the family at Johnson Funeral Home on Friday, October 9, 2020 from 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be given to Breast Cancer Awareness.

Johnson Funeral Home will be practicing social distancing according to the CDC guidelines and masks are encouraged to be worn during your visit to the funeral home.

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