MAYSVILLE - Robert Louis Gravette, 78, died Friday, December 30, 2011 at Northridge Medical Center.
Born in Hillsborough, N.C. on March 16, 1933, he was the son of the late Robert and Nora Ashley Gravette. Mr. Gravette lived most of his life in the Durham-Hillsborough area of North Carolina where he attended the Hillsborough Baptist Church. He was also a heavy equipment operator with the City of Durham, N.C.
Survivors include a son, Michael T. Gravette, Homer; former wife, Mary Lee Johnson, Durham, N.C.; and three grandchildren.
No formal services are planned at this time.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia is in charge of arrangements.