Graig, Louise Fisher Stokes (Georgetown)

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Louise Fisher Stokes Graig, 81, of Georgetown, TN, passed away Monday, January 14, 2013 at her home. 

She was a member of the True Church of God. She was a loving mother and grandmother. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Owen Stokes; parents, Leonard A. Fisher and Gussie Mae Kinser Fisher; grandson, Gene Marshall; and two great-grandsons, Justin Britt and Nicholas Wyatt. 

She is survived by her children, Barbara Ponder of Riddleton, TN, Carolyn Stokes and Johnnie Lee Davis, both of Cleveland, Connie Sloan of Hartselle, AL and Linda Crisp, Sandra Clayton and Tonya Hutton, all of Georgetown; six step-children; 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; sister, Lorene Duran of Ft. Oglethorpe; and brother, Ernest Fisher of Cleveland. 

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 17, in the chapel of Grissom Funeral Home with the Reverend James Hughes and the Reverend Paul Bowman officiating. Interment will follow in McInturf Cemetery in Birchwood with grandsons serving as pallbearers. 

The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, January 16 at the Grissom Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.


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