Levander Graham - Allendale

Funeral services for Levander Graham were held at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Miller Swamp Baptist Church with Reverend Angelon Brooks officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Levander Graham was born on April 30, 1943 in Allendale County to Idella Kearse and Ernest Graham Sr. He passed away on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at the Allendale County Hospital.

Levander was educated in the Allendale County Training School and graduated class of 1962. He attended Denmark Technical College studying Management. He accepted Christ as a teenager and attended Sunday School and was faithful in church attendance. He joined Miller Swamp Baptist Church where he remained a member while relocating to other states until his health declined earlier this year. Levander lived in New York, Georgia, Columbia, South Carolina and in 2001 he relocated back to Allendale. Levander spent the better part of his childhood in the Appleton Community with many other cousins and friends enjoying the many pets his parents had. He showed lots of love and compassion to his pets as well as everyone who he came in contact with. He was friendly and caregiving as he could be. He actually inherited that from both parents. He had a special greeting for everyone he knew. He was once employed at Ducane in Blackville for 10 years. He then received full time employment at Savannah River Site where he remained until his retirement.

Levander leaves to cherish his fond memories, nine siblings: Freddie (Mamie) Graham, Ernest Graham Jr., Adell (Henry) Harris, John E. Graham, Ruth Ann Hines, Eva Nell Graham Walker, Eleanor Graham Hill and Don (Rebecca) Graham Sr.; and a host of nieces, nephews, other loving family members and caring friends.

Allendale Community Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.