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Sidney David McGraw, Jr., 73,

Sidney David McGraw, Jr., 73,

Sidney David McGraw, Jr., 73, of Flat Rock went home to be with his Lord on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at the Elizabeth House. He was a son of the late Sidney McGraw and Edna Corn McGraw Croslin. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Larry Allen McGraw.
A veteran of the US Army and member of Upward Christian Fellowship, David loved serving the Lord and read his Bible daily. He was a talented musician and guitarist who was active with the church choir and routinely visited nursing homes to sing and play for the residents. David worked at several of the local dealerships in Hendersonville as an automotive technician before retiring due to health reasons.
Survivors include his loving wife of 49 years, Bula Proffitt McGraw; a daughter, Becky Melissa Shwahna and husband Sam; a son, Michael David McGraw both of Hendersonville; three grandchildren, Andrew McGraw, Alexander and Adam Shwahna; three brothers, Mack of AZ, Preston of ID and Johnny McGraw and wife Lisa of ID; and a sister, Helen Bruner and husband Barry of FL.
Funeral services will be held 2pm on Thursday, October 27, 2016 in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home with Rev. Andy Craver and Rev. Ken Parker officiating. The body will lie in state prior to the service beginning at 1pm. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
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Forest Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family.