James Cunningham Graham, 93, of Port Royal, passed away at 12:35 a.m. on Friday, July 6, 2018 at his residence.
Born on December 24, 1924 in Spruce Hill Twp., Juniata County, he was a son of the late William and Mabel (Cunningham) Graham. On January 1, 1950, he married the late Mary (Cleck) Graham, with whom he was blessed to share over 53 years of marriage before her passing on April 7, 2003.
Mr. Graham is survived by: two daughters, Susan Harris and her husband Craig and Barbara Wilson and her husband Steven, all of Port Royal; three grandchildren, Lindsay Thompson and her husband Garrett, Matthew Harris and his wife Erin, and David Wilson and his companion Anna Troester; and one great-granddaughter, Ella Ruby Harris.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Graham making him the last of his generation.
His memberships included the Lower Tuscarora Presbyterian Church where he served as an Elder, the Juniata County Holstein Club, and the Mifflintown Lions Club.
Mr. Graham was a proud World War II Veteran honorably serving our country with the United States Army.
James was a lifelong Dairy Farmer on his farm, Grams-Joy Farm in Port Royal. He also drove school bus and vans for Stewart Busing and helped hang spouting for Harris Seamless Spouting.
His hobbies included a love for reading, working on suduko puzzles, riding motorcycles in his younger years, and was a part owner of a race car, but his greatest joy came from spending time with his family and friends.
Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. from the Lower Tuscarora Presbyterian Church, 54 Church Road, Mifflin with the Rev. John Park officiating. Interment will be private at Academia Cemetery.
The family has kindly asked to omit flowers and send memorial contributions in Mr. Graham’s memory to the Lower Tuscarora Presbyterian Church, Attn: Treasurer, 54 Church Road, Mifflin, PA 17058.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes, Inc., 100 Bridge Street, Mifflintown.
For online tributes and condolences, please visit www.brownfuneralhomesinc.com.