In Memory of




Obituary for James D. Graham

Peacefully at the Maxville Manor on June 21, 2020. James D. “Jimmy” Graham of Alexandria; age 93 years. Beloved husband of the late Jeannette Graham (née Charlebois). Loving father of Bob Graham of St. Elmo, Joanne Graham (Taras Iwanycki) of Montreal and June Graham-James of Toronto. Cherished grandfather of James, William, Cayley and Gracie and great grandfather of Willow. Dear brother of Carol Wilcox (Doug) of Brockville and Nancy MacKenzie (Alastair) of Ponoka, Alberta. Predeceased by his parents Robert J. and Dorothy Graham (née Hope) and sister Vivian. A lifelong resident of Alexandria Jim was owner and operator of Glengarry Motor Sales (Chev-Olds) and later the White Rock Motel. He served the community for 35 years as a member of the Alexandria volunteer Fire Department services, for many years as sub-chief. He, also along with his late brother-in-law, Doug Baxter, envisioned and built the Alexandria airstrip which evolved into the local Flying Club, there they had many successful fly-in breakfasts over the years. He had a genuine interest in local history and had many recollections of Alexandria’s earlier history. Funeral Arrangements under the care and direction of Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., Alexandria, On (613-525-2772). A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Date and time to be announced. As expressions of sympathy, Memorial Donations to the Maxville Manor Foundation would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Jimmy a tree will be planted in a Memory Woods.