Welcome to the memorial page for

James Graham, Jr.

November 28, 1944 ~ December 13, 2017 (age 73)


James Graham, Jr., age 73, affectionately known as  “Budkwild”, of Richmond Blvd, Danville, VA, so gracefully  transitioned to his heavenly home on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at his home. He attended Danville Public Schools.  He was born on November 28, 1944 in Danville, VA to Rose Lee Graham and the late James Graham, Sr.

He is survived by his mother of Danville, VA;  four sisters, Rose Mae Farmer (Michael),  Sherral Graham Bigelow (Joseph) and Donna Horsley (James), all of Danville, VA, and Janice Wiggins (LeRoy) of Greensboro, NC;  one brother, Walter Farmer of Danville, VA;  one uncle, Charlie Walker;  and one aunt Hazel Walker, both of Danville, Va;  eight nieces, five nephews, fourteen great-nieces, twelve great-nephews, ten cousins and a host of other relatives and friends.  He was preceded in death by his father, his grand-mothers , Mary Farmer and Janie Thaxton, and one sister Mary Ann Graham.

A celebration of Mr. Graham’s life will be held on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 1:00 p.m., at Barker Funeral Home Chapel,  2025 North Main Street, Danville, VA,  24540.

The family would like to send love and appreciation to Alpha Care Service (Amri Nyoge) and also to Coco and Tonya.  A special thanks to his caregiver, Joseph Jones.  We would like to thank Swicegood-Barker Funeral Services for their services.  A very special thanks to everyone for the prayers, calls, texts, and cards.  We thank you so much and we really appreciate everything.

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
December 23, 2017

1:00 PM
Barker Funeral Home
2025 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540

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