Gloria Graves

June 9, 1942 ~ January 3, 2024

Born in: Bonne Terre, MO
Resided in: Desloge, MO

Gloria Graves, 81, of Desloge, passed away January 3, 2024, at NHC in Desloge. She was born June 9, 1942, in Bonne Terre, to the late Marvin Ray and Nora Helen (Harris) Graves. Gloria was employed by Handi Craft in Bonne Terre until retiring after 40 years. She enjoyed working, sewing and spending time with her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Karen Whaley; brother in-law, Robert McDaniel and sister in-law, Renee Graves.

Gloria is survived by her siblings, Ronnie Graves, Dickie Graves and Joan McDaniel; brother in-law, Eric Whaley; several nieces and nephews also survive.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Serenity Hospice for their comfort and care of Gloria.

Visitation will be held at C.Z. Boyer and Son Funeral Home in Desloge, Monday, January 8, 2024 from 11:00 AM until the time of service at 1:00 PM. Chaplain Josh Francis will be officiating. Interment will follow at St. Francois Memorial Park in Bonne Terre.


Visitation: Monday, January 8, 2024
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

C.Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home - Desloge Chapel
1116 N. Desloge Dr.
Desloge, MO 63601

Funeral Service: Monday, January 8, 2024
1:00 pm

C.Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home - Desloge Chapel
1116 N. Desloge Dr.
Desloge, MO 63601

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  1. My sweet Aunt Gloria, I miss you. I hope you’re now resting peacefully and listening to all the Elvis Presley you can! Sending all my love!

  2. So sorry for your family’s loss, so sorry Dick, keeping your family in my thoughts & prayers, janice

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