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John Craig Biddle
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1924
Chemung County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 2009
High Point
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA


HIGH POINT, NC John Craig Biddle, 85, a resident of High Point, died on Sunday, December 27, 2009, at Westchester Manor Nursing Center.

He was born in Elmira, New York, on April 9, 1924, to Robert E. and Ruth Wilcox Biddle.

Mr. Biddle was educated in the Elmira schools and graduated from Springfield College in Springfield, MA, in 1949, after service in the US Navy during World War II.

He and his family lived in Waverly, NY, Springfield, MA, Newington, CT, Winter Park, FL, and Tallahassee, FL, before retiring to High Point in 1989.

In 1953 he married the former Jennie Francis, who survives, of the home. He is also survived by a son, Stephen Craig Biddle of Orlando, FL; daughter, Kendra Biddle of High Point and a granddaughter, Kristen Li-Jie Biddle.

In addition, he leaves behind his sister, Anne Preston of Canton, and four nieces and three nephews.

A memorial service was held at 11 am on Wednesday morning, December 30, at First Presbyterian Church in High Point, with Reverend Dr. Kenneth Broman-Fulks and Reverend Lisa Mullen officiating.

Memorials may be made to the:
Music Department of First Presbyterian Church
918 North Main Street
High Point, NC 27262

Arrangements were handled by Sechrest Funeral Service, 1301 East Lexington Avenue, High Point, NC.

News & Record (December 29, 2009)
Sechrest Funeral Service

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  Robert Elwin Biddle (1898 - 1968)
  Ruth Louise Wilcox Biddle (1898 - 1982)
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Record added: Jan 24, 2010
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John Craig Biddle
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Thank you for your service to our country, Mr. Biddle! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
 Added: Jan. 24, 2010

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