Alletta Craig 95
Alletta Welch Craig 95 wife of the late Jess W. Craig, died Friday, December 1, 2017 at The Willows at Hamburg in Lexington were she had lived since 2014. Before that she was a life-long resident of Mt. Sterling. Born January 30, 1922 in Bath County, Kentucky she was the daughter of the late David and Susan Welch. Mrs. Craig was a retired employee of A.O. Smith manufacturing and was a member of the Christian Assembly of God. She loved her Lord with her heart, soul, and body. Prayers sprang from her lips daily for her children, grandchildren and friends. Reading the Bible was her favorite pastime. She had a servant’s heart as evidenced by the many years she served with the RSVP program with the Senior Citizens. Survivors include two sons, Larry (Patricia) Craig of Mt. Sterling, Jess G. (Clara) Craig of Lexington, one daughter Brenda (Denny) Vance of Franklin, Tennessee, Daughter-In-law Phyllis Craig of Mt. Sterling, eight grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. She was preceded in death by a son, Lonnie Craig, a daughter Barbara Craig Murphy, a grandson Tyler Craig and a son-in-law Clifford Murphy. Funeral services will be held 1 PM Monday, December 4, 2017 at the Christian Assembly of God with Bro. Scott Barnes officiating. Burial will follow in the Crown Hill Cemetery in Sharpsburg, Kentucky. Visitation will be Monday from 11 AM till time of the service. The Funeral services were entrusted to the Grayson Funeral Home in Clay City.