Mr. Osko H. Graves age 94 of Lebanon died February 11, 2015 at Quality Care Nursing Home. A native of Wilson County, he was the son of the late Wilburn and Sulu Mann Graves. He was a member of Fairview Church. A U.S. Army veteran, he served in the European Theatre of Operations during WWII. He was a lifelong farmer and retired from AVCO. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alma Trusty Dillard Graves; brother, Robert Graves; four sisters: Opal (Robert) Dillard, Otelia (Fred) Vantrease, Amy (Rev. Allen) Buhler, Hilda (Don) Glick.
Survived by three sisters: Frances (Leon) Vantrease, Ellen (Joe) Glick, Sue (Wallace) Alsup; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 14, 2015, at 3 p.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Jon Akin and Bro. Terry Fesler officiating. Pallbearers: Mark Tuggle, Mark Easterly, Terry and Robin Vantrease, Victor Buhler, Bro. Thomas Bains, Will Eskew. Interment – Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation Friday 3-7 p.m. and Saturday 1-3 p.m.