Thelma McGraw

STAR CITY — Mrs. Thelma Rickett McGraw, 94 of Star City, died Sunday, May 5, 2013. She was born May 21, 1918 in Romance, Ark. to the late B.F. and Sally Ford Rickett. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Star City, where she was a Sunday School teacher for 45 years.

Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband; B.F. McGraw, Jr.

Survivors include three sons: Dr. Ben (Shelley) McGraw of Burlingame, Calif.; Rick (Nancy) McGraw of Little Rock and Johnny (Nancy) McGraw of Star City; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services are 11 a.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013 at First Baptist Church in Star City with Bro. Bill Berry officiating. There will be no formal visitation. Burial at Drake Cemetery. Pallbearers are Dale Wilcox, Randy Morgan, Greg White, Gary Thompson, Barry Boren and Robert Smith Floyd. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church in Star City, 200 W. Wiley Ave., Star City, Ark. 71667 or Hospice Home Care, 3063 W. 28th, Pine Bluff, Ark. 71603.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online guestbook at