Former Livingston Parish Sheriff dies

POSTED: Thursday, March 18, 2010 - 6:58am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:00pm

A former Livingston Parish Sheriff has died.

Odom Graves passed away, Wednesday. He served as sheriff from 1976 until 1996.

He's the father of current Sheriff Willy Graves.

Services will be Friday at Live Oak Methodist Church in Watson. Visitation runs from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. He was 86 years old.