Ra'Shaud J. Graham
Sunset: Apr. 28, 2020
Ra’Shaud Javon Graham was born on October 31, 1993, in San Diego, California, and he departed this earthly journey on April 28, 2020, doing what he enjoyed, which was living an adventurous life. Ra’Shaud was a man full of energy, wisdom, and he had a way of motivating everyone around him. There was never a dull moment whenever Ra’Shaud was around. Ra’Shaud attended Lake City High School, where he was a three-sport student-athlete. Ra’Shaud played football, ran track, and wrestled. After graduating high school in 2012, during that summer, Ra’Shaud accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior. This new birth changed everything for Ra’Shaud, which he exemplified wonderfully from that summer up until the day he departed this life.Ra’Shaud, he leaves behind, his fifiancé, Alysse Lynnae Dowdy. He loved Alysse immensely and was proud to be engaged to her where they were expected to get married on July 10, 2020, in Greenville, SC, which would have propelled their forever together. Ra’Shaud loved Alysse and wanted nothing more than to be her husband and the father to their children. Also, to continue Ra’Shaud’s life story, he leaves behind his beloved mother, Chanda Graham, who loved him with every part of her being, with the help of God. Ra’Shaud’s life story will additionally continue through his brother, Marquil La’Tron McFadden of Florence, SC, his great-grandmother, Mary Elizabeth Graham of Lake City, his grandparents, Elder Oneal Graham and Evangelist Annie Graham of Lake City, SC, his uncles Danny (Virginia) Graham of Sumter, SC, Tyrone (Katherine Truett) of Winston Salem, NC, Javon Graham of Lake City, SC, his aunt, Ashley (Frankie) Robinson of Scranton, SC, his nephew, Sevyn Keith-McFadden, his niece, Breeze Keith-McFadden, and his special cousin, Taraji’ Graham. He further leaves behind a host of other aunts, uncles, cousins, who were like brothers, friends, classmates, and mentees. Of course, it is honorable to mention, Coach Matt Apicella, Brian and Kasey Feagin, The Harrisons, The Boyds, The Bowers, The Moores, Alysse’s mother, Lynne Dowdy , and her sister, Selea Dowdy, as people that Ra’Shaud loved and cherished as family.