Kim Hailey Brantley

October 12, 1942 – August 9, 2016

Katie (Kim) Brantley Graves, 73 of El Dorado, passed away, Tuesday, August 9, 2016, at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock. She was born October 12, 1942, to William Robert and Margaret Thompson Hailey in Selmer, TN.

She worked as a switchboard supervisor for the Medical Center of South Arkansas and was a member of the Hillsboro Street Church of Christ.

Preceding her in death are her parents; her first husband, James B. Brantley; and brother, William Robert Hailey, III.

Survivors include her husband, Ronnie Graves of El Dorado; son James Carroll Brantley (Jennifer) of Stillwell, OK, daughter, Monica Lynn Thurlkill (Richard) of El Dorado; three grandchildren, Chris Thurlkill (Rhonda), Hailey Lewis (Ben), Jesse Brantley; and four great grandchildren, Ryne Thurlkill, Jessica Thurlkill, Jace Lewis, and Kate Lewis.

Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Thursday, August 11, 2016, at Young's.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, August 12, 2016, in Young's Chapel with Bro. John Ayres officiating. Burial will follow at Liberty Hill Cemetery in Farmerville, LA under the direction of Young's Funeral Directors.

Family will be at 127 Rabbit Rd., El Dorado, AR.

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