Departed this life February 5th, 2021. Earl Eugene Graves Sr., age 86, of Richmond. He was a pastmaster of Perfect Ashlar Lodge #159(Prince Hall Affiliated)and a past Illustrious Potentate of Mocha Temple #7(Prince Hall Affiliated). He is survived by his wife Rebecca Graves; five daughters Andrena Eboa(Louis); Paula, Paulette & Adriene Graves, and Pamela Cauthorne; two sons Earl Jr.(Thelma) and Anthony Graves; one stepson Bryant Alston(Tasha); 23 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews and cousins; four sisters in law Dorothy McFarland, Cynthia Faulk, Belinda Pollard(Joseph) and Virginia Brogdon(Leon); one brother in law Ronnie Faulk and other relatives and friends. Remains rest at Joseph Jenkins Jr. Funeral Home, 2011 Grayland Avenue where Mr. Graves can be viewed Friday from 10 to 8PM. Funeral services will be held Saturday 12 noon at Second Baptist Church , 3300 Broad Rock Blvd where remains will lie in state one hour prior to funeral time. Rev. Ralph Hodge(pastor). Interment Roselawn Memory Gardens. Family and friends assemble at the church 11:45AM Saturday.