Patricia Ann (Friend) Graham, 74, of Oakland, MD, passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2020, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV.
Born October 4, 1945, in Benbush, WV, she was the daughter of the late Earl Leslie and Marion Emma (Ford) Friend. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Jack and George Friend.
Patricia was a homemaker. She attended Gortner Union Church. Patricia loved gardening, doing needlework, baking and spending time with her grandchildren. Many people knew Patricia as “old nanny”.
She is survived by her husband, Clifford Keith Graham, Sr.; two sons, Clifford Keith Graham II, Oakland; John Troy Graham, Oakland; two daughters, Tamra Lynn Mabin, Keyser, WV; Susan Leslie Winchell, Berryville, VA; two sisters, Linda Spink, Oakland; Robin Schroyer, Crellin, MD; seven grandchildren, Aaron Graham, Camille Taylor, Dillon Winchell, Lauren Brooke Winchell, Tyler Graham, Josh Tasker and Kelsi Graham; four great grandchildren, Karter, Mila Ann, Jake, Myles.
Due to the limited number of people allowed following the executive order by the State of Maryland, services will be private.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hosptial, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or Cindy’s Fund, P.O. Box 182, Oakland, MD 21550.
Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 1100 Memorial Dr., Oakland, MD, 21550, is in charge of her arrangements.
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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
P.O. Box 182, Oakland MD 21550