LELAND — Brian Richard Graham, 53, passed away quietly Friday, May 17, 2019. He was born in Baltimore, Maryland, the son of Richard and the late Betty Graham.
He is survived by his siblings, Bruce Graham, Joseph Scott Graham, Albert Muyshondt, Jean-Paul Muyshondt and Marjorie Graham; nieces and nephews; and stepmother, Marilyn Masear Graham.
As a young man, he lived in Honduras, Venezuela, Guatemala and Barbados. The countries he visited included Columbia, Italy and Mexico. He graduated from the Christian School in Guatemala and then attended Bryan College in Dayton, Tennessee. As an adult, he lived in Christiansburg, Virginia; and Boiling Springs and Southport.
Brian was a devoted fan of the Virginia Tech Hokies. Brian managed video stores in Virginia and North Carolina. This gave him extensive knowledge about movies, which he drew on to collect literally thousands of classics CDs. When his mother became unable to care for herself, he moved to her home in Northern Virginia and cared for her during the three years of her life. After her passing, he moved to Leland.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 25, at Andrews, Market Street location.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to Paws Place Dog Rescue.
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