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 Clara Agatha <I>Beck</I> Craig

Clara Agatha Beck Craig

Richland County, Illinois, USA
Death 17 Jan 1977 (aged 90)
Olney, Richland County, Illinois, USA
Burial Olney, Richland County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 35638518 · View Source
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Married in Richland Co, IL on Feb 1, 1909

Mrs. Clara A. Craig, age 90. formerly of 129 Porter Avenue, passed away Monday afternoon at the Richland Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services were held at 1:30 this afternoon in the Memorial Chapel of the Summers Funeral Home with the Rev. Paul Fishback officiating. Interment was in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Mrs. Craig was a native of German township in Richland County and was the daughter of John Beck and Elizabeth Sager Beck.

She was married to John T. Craig on Feb. 2, 1909 and he preceded her in death Nov. 22, 1951.

She was a long time member of the Olney Church of God.

She leaves three daughters: Mrs. Gladys Mack and Mrs. Mildred McVaigh. both of Olney, and Mrs. Fern McCoy of Centralia. There are 10 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and two great-great-granddaughters. She also leaves a sister-in-law Mrs. Erma Beck of Olney.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Fred and Paul Beck; and two sisters Mrs. Bertha Craig and Mrs. Dorothy Gerber.

Taken from the Olney paper, January 17, 1977.

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