Rebecca “Becky” McGraw, 53, of LaBelle, Missouri, died February 25, 2011 after battling cancer.
She was born on January 19, 1957, in Quincy, Illinois, the daughter of Irvin “Kent” and Jessie E. Waters Goodwin.
She received her education in Quincy, Illinois, graduating with the Class of 1975 from Quincy High School.
Rebecca married Everett “Ray” McGraw in Kingston, Illinois on September 2, 1978.
They moved to Pitcher, Oklahoma in 1987 and returned to LaBelle, Missouri in 1999.
Becky was a member of the Freedom in Christ Worship Center in Lewistown, Missouri.
She is survived by her husband, Ray McGraw of LaBelle, Missouri; a daughter, Toshia Nichole Kandaya of Cartersville, Georgia; two sons, Everett McGraw of Quincy, Illinois and Thomas McGraw of LaBelle, Missouri; two brothers, John R. Davis of Treese, Kansas and Thomas E. and his wife Mary Jane Davis of Morton, Illinois; three sisters, Helen Mae Hodges of Quincy, Illinois, Marilyn and her husband Les Woodcock of Treese, Kansas and Katherine Peters of Teese, Kansas; two grandchildren, Jouram and Kieram Kandaya; along with several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Delmer Davis.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. at the Freedom in Christ Worship Center in Lewistown, Missouri with family receiving friends from 1:00 p.m. until service time.
Burial will be in the Greenmount Cemetery in Quincy, Illinois.
Pastor Jason Geisendorfer will officiate and music will be provided by Missy Van Meter. Casket Bearers will be Everett McGraw, Thomas McGraw, Steven McGraw, Rodney Hodges, Craig Davis, Mont Corbin and Matt Norcross.
An expression of sympathy in memory of Rebecca McGraw may be left to the Family’s Wishes. A memorial may be left at or mailed to the Doss Funeral Home 208 N. 4th Street, Edina, Missouri 63537.