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Donna Carol (Back) Graves

Born: Tue., May 4, 1948
Died: Sun., Mar. 31, 2019


4:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 05, 2019
Location: Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Apr. 06, 2019
Location: Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home

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Donna Carol Graves, age 70 of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at Cumberland County Hospital. Carol was born on May 04, 1948 in Cumberland County, Kentucky to the late Jewett Back and Thelma Allen Back.  She was a member of Irish Bottom Christian Church, attended Western Kentucky University, and was a former employee of the Cumberland County Board of Education, and was a caring wife and mother.   In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Graves, her best friend, Fayne Groce, and her Granddog, Peaches.  

Survivors Include:
Her Daughter- Christina Michelle Graves of Burkesville, KY
One Brother- Mike Back of Burkesville, KY
Her Loving Dog- Pepe
One Aunt- Maxine Bledsoe of Russell Springs, KY
One Niece- Kara Back 
Life Long Friends- Stevie and Mildred Key, Genett Morgan, Janet Sue Page, Mary Smith, and Linda Scott
Her Caretaker- Linda Smith
Her Nurse- Anna Sue Turner
Her Physical Therapist- Sarah Killman
and a host of other relatives and friends

Funeral Service:
Saturday, April 06, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Murley Cemetery.  Visitation is from 4:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. Friday, April 05, 2019 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a dontation to "WE CARE" P.O. Box 695 Burkesville, KY 42717

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Molly davis
   Posted Mon April 01, 2019
Christina I am so sorry to hear about your mom Carol .she has been sick so long, she is now at peace.Prayers for you and Terry Michael family . Love Molly

Joyce Stover
   Posted Fri April 05, 2019
Christina, your mother was a sweet, sweet person and I enjoyed the years we worked together at school; I felt like she was a good friend and we thought a lot of each other. I am praying for comfort for you with the many happy memories you have of her.

Jewell Levy
   Posted Fri April 05, 2019


Ma Carol is a beautiful soul. Will be greatly missed. Tina you are in our thoughts and prayers. Love you sis, Brandi & Levy Jewell