James Harland DeGraffenreid, 80, of Crane, passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2021, in Crane.
Harland was born on October 19, 1940, to Walter and Helen DeGraffenreid. He married LaQuitta “Joy” Cottrell on August 30, 1959.
Harland was preceded in death by his parents Walter and Helen, and a brother, Warren DeGraffenreid.
Harland is survived by his wife Joy; sister Louise Weatherford of Sapulpa, OK; daughters JaJuan DeGraffenreid of Odessa, and Jeannette (Jo) Beckham and her husband Tom also of Odessa; son, Richy DeGraffenreid and his wife Tana of Iraan; 7 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren with 2 on the way; and many loved nieces, nephews, family and friends.
At Harland’s request, there will be no memorial service.