Nancy Lee Graves
Nancy Lee Graves, 87, of Newport Coast, passed away Oct. 6, 2011.
Nancy was born in Akron, Ohio. She attended Denison University, and later married Thurman Graves. They were married 65 years. In 1952, they moved to Arcadia, where Nancy was active in the local garden club and activities involving her children. The family relocated to Newport Beach in 1968. She was active in the Cinderella Guild of CHOC, The Performing Arts Center Guild, Chi Omega Sorority Alumnae, the National Panhellenic Conference, and her church’s covenant group. She was a skilled bridge player.
Nancy is survived by her husband, three children, and five grandchildren.
A memorial service is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14 at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Newport Beach. In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation to the ASPCA.