He attended Benton Station Baptist Church.
He was a veteran of the United States Army and was a member of the AmVets Post 13. He was retired from Maytag.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Gayle R. Crisp Segraves; parents, Dallas Olen Segraves and Amie Pauline Evans Segraves; sisters: Edith Derrick and Barbara Johnson; and brother, Al “Bud” Segraves.
Survivors include his five children: Kelli Segraves, Donielle “Donnie” Segraves and fiancée, Dr. Steve Williams, and Lisa Segraves, all of Cleveland, Tony Segraves and wife, Tara, of Atlanta, and Paul Miller and wife, Amy, of Benton; 10 grandchildren: Amber and Joesph Pritchett, Toby Mitchell, Ashley and Katilyn Miller, Zackary and Cortney Roark, William Burdette, Drew Segraves and Courtney Segraves; five great-grandchildren: Hunter Miller, Makhali Wells, Emory Smith, Aiden Polezhove and Roman Polezhove; two sisters: Ruby Cronan of Charleston and Pat Lee and husband, Neil, of Cleveland; one sister-in-law, Glenda Segraves of Forsyth, Ga.; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 5, 2013, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Ron Derrick officiating.
Interment will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Chattanooga National Cemetery with full military honors. A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
Joe Derrick, Terry Panter, Freddie Panter, Anthony Keith, Zackary Roark and William Burdette will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Segraves family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.