Obituary photo of Roland Graves, Cincinnati-OH
In Loving Memory of

Roland Lydell Graves

1954 - 2022
Obituary photo of Roland Graves, Cincinnati-OH
In Loving Memory of

Roland Lydell Graves

1954 - 2022

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, June 23, 2022 from 10:00am to 11:00am
Newcomer - Northwest Chapel
7830 Hamilton Avenue
Cincinnati, OH  45231
(513) 522-6100
Service:
Thursday, June 23, 2022 at 11:00am
Newcomer - Northwest Chapel
7830 Hamilton Avenue
Cincinnati, OH  45231
(513) 522-6100
Interment:
Bevis Cedar Grove Cemetery
Cincinnati, OH. 45251
Newcomer - Northwest Chapel (513-522-6100) is assisting the family
Roland Lydell Graves Life story video
Roland Lydell Graves was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on June 2, 1954 to the late Thomas H. Graves Sr. and Elain Graves. He was the second of four children. He grew up is West College Hill, attended Stelle School, and graduated from North College Hill High School. He was a member of Allen Chapel A.M.E. He worked at General Electric and Formica AAA.

Roland loved music and in the 70’s and 80’s he was a DJ for many throughout the city. He loved to call into the Lincoln Ware radio show where he was known as “G”. He also loved to shoot pool.

He lost his sight early in life and became disabled in body, but his mind was sharp. He kept up with all the news and whatever was going on around him.

Roland leaves to cherish his memories a loving mother, Elaine; two brothers, Thomas Jr. (Judy) and Maurice (Barbara); one sister, Natalie; nieces and nephews, Maria, Thomas III (Lavette) Nicole, Lesli (Rico), Dani, Alena, Adrianna, Austin, Rashaad, Lauryn, Thomas IV, Jackson, Raquell and Ryann; special cousins, Carolyn, Yvonne, Ralph (Donna), Joyce (Tony) and Lucretia; special friends, Deborah Howard, Carl Smith (Yvonne), Nadi Johnson; and a host of relatives family and friends.

Roland's services will be livestreamed at the scheduled service time. Click Here to view the service.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, June 23, 2022 from 10:00am to 11:00am
Newcomer - Northwest Chapel
7830 Hamilton Avenue
Cincinnati, OH  45231
(513) 522-6100
Service:
Thursday, June 23, 2022 at 11:00am
Newcomer - Northwest Chapel
7830 Hamilton Avenue
Cincinnati, OH  45231
(513) 522-6100
Interment:
Bevis Cedar Grove Cemetery
Cincinnati, OH. 45251
Newcomer - Northwest Chapel (513-522-6100) is assisting the family

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