Howard Chovine Graham

Published 2:15 pm Monday, January 8, 2018

Dawson–Howard Chovine Graham, Sr., 88, of Dawson passed away at home on January 5, 2018.  Funeral services will be held at Harvey Funeral Chapel at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, with visitation to be held one hour prior to the service.

Howard was born on February 17, 1929 in Sumter, SC to the late Milton Allen Graham and the late Allilee Barkley Graham.  He was a member of the Dawson United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Reba Moore Graham; son, Howard Graham, Jr. and his wife Tina of Macon; daughter, Deborah Graham Durden and her husband Doug of Herod; Charlye Durden Sims (Blake), Graham Durden (Sam) and Savannah Graham Brooks (Cam); four great-grandchildren; and a brother, Joe W. Graham (Violet).

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 507 W. 3rd St., Suite 4, Albany, GA 31701.  Those wishing to sign the online registry may do so at