It is with regret we announce the passing of Mr. Robert R. “Bob” McGraw, age 82, of Taft, TN. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Sunday, April 24, 2022, at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church with Rev. Jim Curry officiating. Burial will follow at a later date in Carter Hills Cemetery.
Bob was born April 11, 1940, to the late Robert L. and Katherine Culp McGraw. He was a graduate of Auburn University and traveled for many years working for Ecolochem and GE. Bob loved Auburn, his dogs, riding horses, deep sea fishing, and playing golf, always after that elusive hole-in-one. Bob attended Coldwater First Methodist Church and enjoyed his farm and being a part of the Coldwater community. He passed away at his home on April 17, 2022.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Williams McGraw; children, Sean and Crystal McGraw of New London, NC, Kevin McGraw of Madison, AL, Patrick and Jenny McGraw of Edgemore, SC, Charles Williams of Taft, Mike and Dana Williams of Shelbyville, TN, Lee Williams of Taft, and Lana Williams of Manchester, TN; brother, John and Verna McGraw; sister, Dr. Katherine McGraw and CB; grandchildren, Blake and Bri Williams, Chase Williams, Victoria Williams, Haylee Williams, Gauge Anderson, Lucas Williams, Dillon McGraw, Katie McGraw, Abbey McGraw, and William McGraw; and great-grandchildren, Annarah Yates, Gabe Yates, and Nevaeh Williams.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Coldwater United Methodist Church, c/o Janice Dean, 158 Curtis Road, Fayetteville, TN 37334.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Robert R. McGraw.