Thomas Earl Graham died at his home in El Reno on Thursday, June 7, 2012. Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 20, in Veterans National Cemetery in Houston.
Thomas was born Aug. 18, 1929 in Tulsa. He was a veteran of World War II serving in the U. S. Marine Corps. He lived in Poteau for 20 years, Anchorage, Alaska, for 20 years, and in various places in Oklahoma and Texas for 43 years. He retired as a superintendent with BP Oil. Thomas was very artistic, drawing, painting and making wood carvings. He also was a gold mining enthusiast.
He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Pam Graham of Pasadena, Texas; a daughter and son-in-law, Shon and Terry Borneman of El Reno; three sisters, Norma Brown of Poteau, Sue Hannah of Anchorage and Bonnie Johnson of Texas; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Huber-Benson Funeral Home, El Reno, is handling arrangements.