|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1926|
Le Flore County
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 2002|
Mena Star, Jan. 17, 2002
Wilburn E. (Gene) Crane
Wilburn E. (Gene) Crane, age 75, of Mena, AR, passed away at his home January 9, 2002. He was born March 18, 1926, in Zafra, OK, to the late George Crane, SR. and the late Myrtle Griffin Crane. He was united in marriage to Marcy Beadle on December 7, 1962.
He was the owner and operator of Crane's Grocery of Potter and Hatfield for 30 years.
Survivors include wife, Marcy Crane of Mena, AR.; one daughter, Holly and her husband Iennety Barron of Mena, AR; two grandsons, David and Michael Barron of Mena, AR; one son, Craig Crane of Ft. Worth, TX; one sister, Dolores Oglesby of Hatfield, Ar; two brothers, Rev. Doyle Crane of Ashboro, NC, Harold Crane of Waxahachie, TX; numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in his journey home by his parents and two brothers, George, Jr., and John (Bud) Crane.
Graveside services were Friday, Jan. 11, 2002 at 3:00 p.m. at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Hatfield under the direction of Beasley-Wood Funeral Home in Mena.
Pallbearers were Mike Oglesby, Steve Oglesby, David Crane, Ronnie Crane and Bobby Crane.
Memorials may be made to ALS Foundation c/o Muscular Dystrophy Association.
George Washington Crane Sr. (1897 - 1987)
Myrtle Cordelie Griffin Crane (1899 - 1973)
John Julian Crane (1921 - 2000)*
Wilburn Eugene Crane (1926 - 2002)
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Created by: Ola Mae (Griffin) Trout
Record added: Sep 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96940203