Anita Oleta Graves

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Anita Oleta Graves

Anita Oleta Graves, 80, of San Saba, passed away on February 5, 2020, in San Saba, Texas. Anita was born in Cherokee, Texas to Arthur Harris and Oleta West on August 31, 1939. She married Coe Graves on July 29, 1964, in San Saba, Texas.

She went to school in Haskell, Texas. Anita was a homemaker who loved her family dearly. Anita loved music, singing and playing the guitar with her family. She also enjoyed fishing. She loved art and took great pleasure in painting and loved colors. She also enjoyed sewing and was very creative. She was also a member of the China Creek Home Demonstration Club.

Anita Oleta Graves is preceded in death by husband Coe Graves, sister, Meda Rose Warchesik and her parent’s Arthur Harris and Oleta Downing.

Anita Oleta Graves is survived by two sons: Danny Roberts and spouse, Wilma Sybesma, of Ranger, Texas, and Cody Graves of San Saba, Texas; two daughters: Colene Harris and husband, Randy, of Dallas, Texas, and Darlene Scarborough and husband, Jerry, of San Saba, Texas; brother, David Harris of Artesia, New Mexico; three sisters: Linda Ball and Ashley Downing of Hobbs, New Mexico, and Renee Lively of San Saba, Texas; seven grandchildren: Deenah Hale, Marshall Winters, Wesley Moody, Bobbi Roberts, Christa Lee Teller, Russell Moody and Randi Harris; 18 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held on Friday, February 7, 2020 at Heritage Funeral Home in San Saba, Texas.

Funeral service was held Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Heritage Funeral Home in San Saba, Texas with Brother Tom Brand officiating. Burial followed at China Creek Cemetery in San Saba, Texas.

Pallbearers were Marshall Winters, Wesley Moody, Russell Moody, Jerry Scarborough, Travis Cooley and Jacob Purdom.

Memorials may be given to Cooks Children’s Hospital. The family of Anita Graves wishes to extend their sincere thanks to Hospice Solaris.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Heritage Funeral Home of San Saba.

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