|Birth: ||Jul. 4, 1922|
|Death: ||Apr. 11, 2003|
Lena Cradic, 80, Church Hill.
CHURCH HILL - Lena Overbey Cradic, 80, went to be with the Lord early Friday morning (April 11, 2003) at Church Hill Life Care Center following a brief illness.
She had resided in Church HIll for over 60 years. She was of the Baptist faith and always had a special place in her heart for children.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie B. Cradic; daughters, Gladys Thacker and Janet Bishop; and her parents, Eulyiss Overbey and Gladsie Ward Overbey.
Surviving are her daughters, Shirley Williams, Mount Carmel and Margaret Shelton and husband Andy, Rutledge, Tenn.; sons, Lewis Cradic and wife Nadine, Surgoinsville, Jerry Cradic and wife Terri, Blountville, Evangelist B.D. Cradic and wife Janis, Church Hill, Clayton Cradic and wife Debbie, Church Hill and Darrell Cradic and wife Sherry, Rutledge, Tenn.; 16 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; sister, Mammie (Monk) Cradic, Surgoinsville; brothers, Hamel Overbey and wife Ruth, Kingsport and Junior Overbey, Mount Carmel; along with special friends including employee of Church Hill Life Care Center, Church Hill EMS and Betty Jo Carver; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Carter-Trent Funeral Home of Church Hill and friends may also call anytime at the residence of the son, Clayton, 225 South Central, Church Hill.
Services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home chapel with Evangelist Pat Hammond and Pastor Rodney Bishop officiating.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at Elm Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery conducted by Pastor Marty Shelton.
Pallbearers and honorary pallbearers will be grandsons.
Condolences may be sent to the family via e-mail at cartertrentfh@chartertn-net.
Ulysess Overbey( Overbay) (1895 - 1934)
Gladys Ward Overbey (1897 - 1938)
Eula Madge Overbey (1920 - 1982)*
Lena M Cradic (1922 - 2003)
Ulyless Houston Overbey (1929 - 2007)*
Hamel C. Overbey (1932 - 2015)*
Elm Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Robert Cradic
Record added: Apr 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19064850