Former Seymour man celebrating 90 years



Don Graves, who was born and raised in Seymour, will celebrate his 90th birthday from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Shelby Senior Services, 1504 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville.

Graves was born April 3, 1923, in Seymour to the late Howard and Gladys (Coffman) Graves.

He is a 1941 graduate of Shields High School in Seymour. During high school, he was a member of the golf team. He worked as a caddie at Seymour Country Club during high school summers, walking 18 holes for 50 cents a round. He also worked at a mortuary and was paid $1 for each funeral he worked.

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