|Birth: ||Mar. 17, 1867|
|Death: ||May 14, 1959|
Mrs. Bettie McCracken, 92, an Abilene resident since 1904, died at 4:30 a.m. Thursday at Hendrick Memorial Hospital after a three week illness.
Born in 1867 in Alabama, she had been a Bible teacher in Churches of Christ for 30 years since coming here 53 years ago.
She married James A. McCracken in 1887 in Alabama. He preceded her in death. She was living with a son, Eddie McCracken, at 1333 Sewell St. at the time of death.
Funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Kiker-Warren Chapel. Officiant has not been announced, but burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include six sons, Dan V. of Carlsbad, N. M., Homer of California, Clem and Z. S. of
Odessa, Eddie of Abilene, and T. L. of Big Spring; three daughters, Mrs. Jack Mead of Clinton, Okla., Mrs. John G. Bills of San Diego, Calif., and Mrs. Ada Johnson of Midland; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Martin Van Buren Massey (1836 - 1894)
James Anderson McCracken (1858 - 1930)
Dan V McCracken (1888 - 1971)*
Homer Milton McCracken (1890 - 1963)*
Elizabeth McCracken Mead (1892 - 1969)*
John Robert McCracken (1894 - 1955)*
Mattie LaRue McCracken Bills (1896 - 1991)*
Clem Tilman McCracken (1898 - 1967)*
Edgar D. McCracken (1901 - 1973)*
Ada Nora McCracken Johnson (1904 - 1971)*
Zilman Stean Mccracken (1907 - 1998)*
Tommie Lee McCracken (1909 - 1969)*
Abilene Municipal Cemetery
Plot: Cedar Hill 145/11/7
Maintained by: Kaye McCracken
Originally Created by: Howard Busch
Record added: Nov 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62330221