Cletus F. Graves
Cletus F. Graves
  • December 15, 1934 - November 8, 2017
  • Lubbock, Texas

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Celebration of Life service for Cletus Foy Graves will be held at 2 PM, Mon-day, November 13, 2017 at Resthaven's Abbey Chapel with Pastor Rodney Thomas officiating, interment will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park. Visitation will be held 2-4 pm, Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Resthaven Funeral Home. Services are under the direction of Resthaven Funeral Home.

Cletus passed from this life Wednesday, November 8, 2017 in Lubbock. He was born December 15, 1934 in Post, Texas to the late James and Minnie (Burleson) Graves.

Cletus graduated from Post High School and attended Texas Tech University. He married the love of his life, Mary "Jerry" Ethridge in Post, Texas September 22, 1951.

He was employed in the metal fabrication industry to support himself through college and later owned sevice stations before opening Graves Harley-Davdson Sales, Inc, September 22, 1971. On August 3, 2004 he retired after 33 years.

After his retirement he became involved in competive Sporting Clay events and was a proud member of the NRA. He was a member of Broadway Church of Christ.

Those left to honor and cherish his memory are his wife, Mary "Jerry" Graves of Lubbock, daughter Terry Goss and husband Darrel of Lubbock, son Rusty Graves of Central, Co. grandchildren Angela Janusz of Little Elm, Tx., Dustin Goss of Austin, TX, Marshall Graves of Trinidad, CO, Skinner Graves, of Trinidad, CO, Leeland Graves of Salida, CO, Julaine Graves of Lubbock and Christopher Graves of Salida, CO, and 9 great grandchildren.

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Arrangements under the direction of Resthaven Funeral Home & Memorial Park, Lubbock, TX.