Thursday, June 21, 2018

George “Jeff” Jeffery Craig – Obituary

George “Jeff” Jeffery Craig, 52, formerly of Goreville, passed away on Friday, January 15, 2016 in Hudson, FL.

Jeff was born on February 12, 1963 in Marion to Leon and Carolyn (Miller) Craig.

Jeff was a truck driver and enjoyed working on model cars.

Survivors include his parents Leon and Carolyn Craig of Goreville, daughter Pamela Sue Craig of Goreville, sister Vickie Barton and Pete Richardson of Karnak, nephews Cliff and Kaci Dunn of Lake of Egypt and Denzil Barton of Karnak, great nephew Hunter Dunn, great aunt Tennie Ann Girtman of Goreville and several aunts and uncles.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Virgil and Elsa May Craig and George Miller and Margie Miller and Aunt Rosa Lee Girtman

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 1 p.m. at Blue Funeral Home in Goreville with Pastor L.D. Jolly officiating.  Burial will follow at Busby Cemetery.  Visitation will also be on Thursday from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

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One comment

  1. I will always remember Jeff from my childhood as the curly red hair boy who was always joking around & his laughter could be heard in school hallways. He always had a smile and was kind to everyone.

    My deepest sympathy goes out to Jeff’s family.