Max Richard Graham

Jackson – Max Richard Graham, age 77, of Jackson, passed away on Saturday, July 31, 2021, at Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice Home. He was born on February 5, 1944, in Waldron, the son of Leslie and Bernadine (Wheeler) Graham. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army from 1962 to 1965. He was especially proud of his time at the Pentagon. On May 1, 2004, in Jackson, MI, Max married Elaine Eberenz and she survives. Max was a member of the VCL Lions Club and the Kiwanis Club.  Max was a Certified Master Mechanic, he and his sons owned and ran their repair shop in Morenci, MI.

In addition to his wife, Elaine, Max is survived by his children, Danny (Jeannie) Graham of Wauseon, OH, Randy (Barb) Graham of Morenci, David Graham of Howell, Tammy Wiley of Somerset, Max (Dawn) Graham Jr of Dayton, OH, and Tami (Mike) O’Dowd-Williams of Jackson; and 16 grandchildren 25 great grandchildren, and one on the way. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Chuck Graham.

A private graveside service for Max was held in Waldron Cemetery with Pastor Mike Williams officiating.

You may send condolences to the family at Memorial contributions may be given to the Cascades Humane Society, Jackson County Animal Shelter, or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Arrangements have been entrusted to Eagle-Marry Funeral Home, Hudson.