Emmett Lee “Cat” McGraw was born March 22, 1960 in Magnolia to the parentage of Mary Francis Mitchell McGraw and the late Hamp McGraw.
He departed this life on Thursday, November 8, 2019 at his residence.
Emmett was a graduate of Magnolia High School. He joined the National Guard and received an honorable discharge in 1985.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Tommie McGraw; grandparents, Elbert and Dollie Mae Mitchell Monroe McGraw, and Pauline Frazier.
He leaves to cherish his memories his mother, Mary Frances McGraw; a son, E.J. McGraw; a daughter, Lea Wyrick; a sister, Helen Lewis; brothers, Hamp McGraw Jr. and Kenneth McGraw, both of Dallas; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, November 14, 2019 at Marks Funeral Home in Magnolia.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, November 14, 2019 at Marks Funeral Home in Magnolia.
Interment will be at Plainview Cemetery in Magnolia.
Clergyman will be the Rev. Billy Williams.