Emma Gean Graham

August 23, 1948 ~ July 7, 2021 (age 72)

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A loving mother, grandmother, sister departed this life on July 7, 2021 at CHI St. Vincent in Hot Springs, AR. Emma Gean Graham was born on August 23, 1948 to the late Dec. Luther and Sis. Emma Sue Albert-Graham. She was educated in Union Grove Public School in Camden, AR. She attended AM & N College which later became the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff in Pine Bluff, AR.

She accepted Christ at an early age and united with the Shady Grove Baptist Church where she served faithfully until her health failed.  She served as a Sunday School teacher, youth director, Mission President, Choir president/member and a member of the Mariah Cragain 172 Order of Eastern Star.

She is preceded in death by her parents, two sisters: Albertine Gill and Earnestine Trammell, two brothers George Graham and Jessie James Graham.

She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter, Lynettra Graham (David Edwards) of Camden, AR. Two grandsons Antwoin Edwards of Camden, AR and David Edwards Jr. of El Dorado, AR. One sister Christene (Tim)Cross of Saginaw, MI and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.

'Tis so sweet to trust in Jesus,
Just to take Him at His word;
Just to rest upon His promise;
Just to know, Thus saith the Lord.

    Jesus, Jesus, how I trust Him,
    How I've proved Him o'er and o'er,
    Jesus, Jesus, Precious Jesus!
      O for grace to trust Him more.


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July 23, 2021

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Shady Grove Baptist Church
2889 US-79
Camden, AR 71701

Will Lie in Peaceful Repose
July 24, 2021

10:00 AM to 10:50 AM
Shady Grove Baptist Church
2889 US-79
Camden, AR 71701

Celebration of Life
July 24, 2021

11:00 AM
Shady Grove Baptist Church
2889 US-79
Camden, AR 71701

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