Kenneth DeGraffenreid, 57, of Raleigh NC departed this life on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Funeral service will be held 12:00 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2019 at Wake Chapel Church, 4509 Bland Road, Raleigh, NC. The visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. prior to the funeral service at the church. Interment will follow in Montlawn Memorial Park, Raleigh, NC. He is survived by his wife, Wanda Williams DeGraffenreid of Raleigh, NC; two sons, Zachery DeGraffenreid and Matthew DeGraffenreid both of Fuquay-Varina, NC; mother, Eloise Glenn DeGraffenreid of Asheville, NC; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Minister Marion and Jaronia Mitchell of Pink Hill, NC; three brothers, James Degraphenreid (Charlotte) of Greensboro, NC; Gene Degraphenreid (Marcia) of Warner Robbins, GA; Dale Degraffenreid of Asheville, NC; one sister, Cecilia DeGraffenreid of Columbus, OH; and a host of nieces and nephews; and many special relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Ernest and Bessie DeGraffinreid, maternal grandparents, Sallie Ann Glenn Glenn and Dennis Glenn, and his father, Robert DeGraffinreid; and a brother, Alphonso "Mutt” DeGraffenreid (Pam). Arrangements are with Lea Funeral Home, Raleigh, NC. This announcement is a courtesy of Community Mortuary, Union, SC.
Ceremony Location Wake Chapel Church 4509 Bland Road Raleigh, NC
Burial Location Montlawn Memorial Park 2911 South Wilmington Street Raleigh, NC