March 23, 1932 - March 17, 2019
Betty Ann Craig, age 86 of Mattoon, IL passed away at 5:41 A.M., Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Odd-Fellow Rebekah Home in Mattoon, IL. A funeral service in her honor will be held at 1:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Mitchell-Jerdan Funeral Home, 1200 Wabash Avenue, Mattoon, IL 61938; Pastor Brad Brown will officiate. A committal service will immediately follow in Kickapoo Cemetery in Charleston, IL. A visitation will be held the same day from noon until the time of service. Betty was born on March 23, 1932 in Westfield, IL to the late William “Bud” and Ethel (McKenzie) Sweeney. Betty was lovingly raised by Roy and Nell King. She married Donald E. Craig on May 19, 1950 in Charleston, IL; he passed away December 7, 2013. She is survived by her two children; one son, Tom Craig and wife Molly of Charleston, IL; one daughter, Debra Bough and husband PeeWee of Charleston, IL; four grandchildren, Brian Craig and wife Jordan of Michigan, Steve Craig, Nicole Bryant and husband Justin of Charleston, IL, Jessica Woods of Johns Island, SC; and six great-grandchildren, Penelope Craig, Charlie Craig, Lyla Craig, Drew Craig, Cadence Bryant, and Judah Bryant. Betty is preceded in death by one daughter, Mary A. Craig; four siblings, Charles “Chuck” Sweeney, Roy Sweeney, Robert Sweeney, Wanda Hupp; and in-laws, Glenn and Nina Bennett. Betty was employed by Kearns Manufacturing for eighteen years and Mattoon Garment Factory for thirty-two years. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and cherished her time spent with them. She will be fondly remembered and greatly missed. Please visit www.mitchell-jerdan.com or www.facebook.com/mitchelljerdanfuneralhome to share a memory with the family.
Betty Ann Craig, age 86 of Mattoon, IL passed away at 5:41 A.M., Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Odd-Fellow Rebekah Home in Mattoon, IL. A funeral service in her honor will be held at 1:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Mitchell-Jerdan Funeral... View Obituary & Service Information
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