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Lovie Roy Craft Craft
Birth: Jul. 29, 1883
Barbours Creek
Craig County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 1944
Clifton Forge
Alleghany County
Virginia, USA

Mrs. Lovie Roy Craft died of a heart attack this morning at 4 o'clock in her home in Nettleton addition. She was born July 29, 1883, at Barbours Creek, Virginia, the daughter of Sarah Drummond and Benjamin Newton Craft and was 61 years, four months, and 24 days old at the time of her death. She would have been married 40 years had she lived until December 26th. Mrs. Craft affiliated herself with the Christian church in her early childhood and had been a regular attendant of the Nettleton church since it was organized 18 years ago. She was a loving mother as well as a good neighbor and will be missed greatly by those who knew and loved her. She is survived by her husband, E.F. Craft, who has operated a photographer's studio for the past 35 years. Also the following seven living children survive: Mrs. R. V. Long, Covington; Mrs. E. K. Fuller, Columbus, Ohio; Mrs. Walter Whiteside, Mrs. Russell McCoy, Mrs. Opal Davis, Clifton Forge; Lt. Raymond Craft, stationed with the Army Air Corps in China, and Adolphus Craft, U.S.N. stationed in the states. Also surviving are fifteen grandchildren and one sister, Mrs. Jennie Elmore, of New Castle. One child died fifteen years ago. The funeral will be held from her residence in Nettleton addition, with the Rev. F. W. Long, assisted by Rev. J. W. Gardner, conducting the services. The interment will be in the Sharon church cemetery, but the hour and date are not yet known 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Newton Craft (1846 - 1924)
  Sarah Jane Drummond Craft (1847 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Edgar Fulton Craft (1879 - 1946)
 
 Children:
  Gladys Ceatta Craft Long (1905 - 1993)*
  Edith Virginia Craft Whiteside (1907 - 1993)*
  Opal Craig Craft Brown (1908 - 2005)*
  Clara Rae Craft McCoy (1910 - 1971)*
  Roy Fulton Craft (1911 - 1929)*
  Crystal Clyde Craft Dodge (1913 - 2010)*
  Raymond Edgar Craft (1915 - 1992)*
  Adolphus Morris Craft (1918 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Virginia Peneta Drummond Elmore (1865 - 1945)**
  Otis English Craft (1880 - 1937)*
  Lovie Roy Craft Craft (1883 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Sharon Baptist Church Cemetery
Alleghany County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section I, Row 30, #605
 
Created by: Craft
Record added: Apr 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36474414
Lovie Roy <i>Craft</i> Craft
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Lovie Roy <i>Craft</i> Craft
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