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 Opal Christine <I>Reynolds</I> Craig

Opal Christine Reynolds Craig

Birth
Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Death 8 Nov 2012 (aged 86)
Kentucky, USA
Burial Eubank, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 100496512 · View Source
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Opal Christine Reynolds Craig, 86 years of age, of the Goochtown community of Eubank, Kentucky, departed this life and entered into eternal peace on Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at her residence.

Opal was born in Pulaski County, Kentucky on January 20th, 1926, daughter of the late Brian Henry and Eva Ann Littrell Reynolds. Opal was a seamstress for Mercer Dress and Cowdens of Stanford, Kentucky. She loved sewing, piecing quilts, and gardening. She was a member of the Goochtown Church of Christ and spending time with her grandchildren.

Opal was survived by two sons, Johnny (and Louise) Craig and Jerry Craig, both of Eubank, Kentucky; three grandchildren, Jeffery (and Alice) Craig, Jessie (and Megan) Calhoun, and Johnathan (and Cassie) Calhoun; six great grandchildren, Joshua Craig, Kendra Corder, Janson Craig, Jordan Craig, Brandon Dunbar, and Presley Rain Calhoun; and a host of other family and friends who mourn her passing.

She was preceded in death by her former husband, Joe Sam "J.S." Craig, Jr.; her parents, Brian Henry and Eva Ann Littrell Reynolds; two brothers, Kenneth Reynolds and Glen Reynolds; and sisters, Irene Dillingham, Dorothy Francis Reynolds, and twin infant sisters.

Visitations were held on Sunday, November 11th, 2012 after 12:00 noon at the Southern Oaks Funeral Home in Somerset, Kentucky.

Funeral services were held on Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. in the Chapel of the Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Gerald Carter officiating.

Burial followed in the Liberty Church Cemetery in Eubank, Kentucky.

THIS IS A TRIBUTE IN MEMORY OF OPAL,

If you could see me now you wouldn't shed a tear, Though you may not understand why I'm no longer there. Remember my spirit, that is the real me because I'm still very much alive, I've just been set free. Oh, if you could only see!

I have held our Father's face and I've touched my Savior's hand. All of Heaven's angels rejoiced as I entered the promised land. Beyond the gates of pearl I've walked on the golden streets.

I've touched the walls of jasper and dipped my foot in the crystal sea. The beauty is beyond words and nothing could compare, I've even seen our Lords mansion and someday I'll meet you there. Let Jesus be your guide because "His Word" will show you the way. So please don't cry because we will meet again someday.


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  • Created by: Cadmus
  • Added: 10 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100496512
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Opal Christine Reynolds Craig (20 Jan 1926–8 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100496512, citing Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Eubank, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Cadmus (contributor 46987840) .