Robert Johnson Grahame

Robert Johnson Grahame, 61, of Marietta, died Saturday (Jan. 18, 2014) at his residence.

He was born July 2, 1952, in Marietta, to Robert J. and Frances Earline Crowson Grahame. He had been employed by Hendershot’s Marathon, and following their closing, was a home health aide.

He is survived by sisters, W. Marie Grahame and Marion Fugitt of Terre Haute, Ind., Cora Leonard (Dave) of Columbus and Darline Taylor (Barry) of Marietta; several nieces and nephews; and companion, Wanda Roberts.

He was preceded by his parents; brothers, Gregory and Adley; and brother-in-law, Tony Fugitt.

Bob has been donated to science through the Willed Body Program at Ohio University. There will be services held at a later date and burial of his ashes will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.

Please send donations, in Bob’s memory, to Strecker Cancer Center, 401 Matthew St., Marietta. Online condolences may be sent to