James Lee Graham, 72, of Cary, died Thursday, October 25, 2012 at his second home near Pittsboro, NC.
James was born September 3, 1940 in Winston-Salem, NC to the late Dixie Graham and Ina Dale Prevette Graham. He was a veteran of the US Army and a graduate of North Carolina State University. James was employed with the North Carolina Department of Transportation as a civil engineer, retiring with over 43 years of service.
James was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Charles Cox Graham.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Corinne Caudle Graham; son, Tony Andrew Harris and his wife, Daniela of Garner; daughter, Dorothy Diane Harris Greco and her husband, John of Smithfield; sisters, Dixie Ann Teague and her husband, Charles of Greensboro; and Glennetta Milunas and her husband, Robert of Dana Point, CA; 3 grandchildren, Angelina Rose Greco; Arianna Raye Greco; and Maddalena Elizabeth Clark.
A memorial service will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, November 3, 2012 at First Baptist Church of Cary, 218 South Academy Street, Cary, NC 27511. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church.
Memorials may be made to The Foundation of Hope for the Research and Treatment of Mental Illness, 9401 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27617.
Condolences may be sent to www.BrownWynneCary.com