1958 ~ 2019
Date of Death: February 25, 2019
In profound sadness, the staff of Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. want to express our sincere condolences to the McGraw family. Jesse's earthly temple is now resting in the care of Veasley Funeral Home. Revelations 21:4 says "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death; nor sorrow, nor crying, neither shall their be anymore pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead you will surely gain strength from the memories of Mr. Jesse Lee McGraw.
Derrick B.Veasley ~ Director
Henry B.Veasley ~ Director
Pastor E.C. Maltbia ~ Chaplain
"An Angel Touched Him and he Slept"
Jesse Lee McGraw was born in Conway, Arkansas on October 8, 1958 to Curlie Mae Dickerson and Willie McGraw Sr. who preceded him in death.
Jesse attended Mt. Sinia Church of God in Christ. He joined the United States Army at an early age, where he served his country and later was released with Honorable Discharge.
Jesse was called home on February 25, 2019 at his residence.
One brother, Cottril Dickerson and one sister, Mearline Forte also preceded him in death. Jesse leaves to cherish his memories, his loving wife of 40 years, Eleen; one son, Clayton; one daughter, Shakieta (Michael); four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; five brothers, Willie (Teresa), Vincent, Kevin (Ella), Carlos (Trice) all of Hot Springs, Arkansas, Earsey Fuller of Conway, Arkansas; ten sisters, Helen, JoAnn (Eston) of Conway, Arkansas, Shirley Acklin of Norcoss, Georgia, Ruby (John), Audrey (Ronald), Mary (Harold), Zandra (Rickey), Rhonda (James), Ti Juana (Tony), Rashawn (Jermaine), all of Hot Springs, Arkansas; one special aunt, Josephine Grayson of Conway, Arkansas and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends who will miss him dearly.
Public visitation will be held Friday, March 1, 2019 from 12:00noon to 5:00pm at Veasley Funeral Home.
Celebration of life service will be held, Saturday, March 2, 2019, 11:00am at True Holiness Saints Center, 198 Hwy 286 East, Conway, Arkansas 72032.
Committal service and final resting place will be held at Ray Cemetery-Conway, Arkansas.