Charles Leroy Craig
Funeral Date: 8/10/2010

Obituary:
Charles Leroy Craig, age 79, of Warren, AR. died Saturday August 7, at home. Born December 12, 1930 in Warren, AR. a son of the late Jim Craig and Mae Lyon Craig he was a retired millwright for Potlatch Corporation with 40 plus years service, member First Freewill Baptist Church, a 32nd. degree mason, member Warren Lodge # 33 F. & A.M. Also, preceding him in death was a son Jimmy C. Craig, brothers Howard “Monk” Craig, Earl Craig, sisters Mary Helen Hatcher, Susie Hunter, Marie Cage, Bernice Bryce. Survivors are his wife Beulah Isom Craig whom he married in 1950 at Clinton, AR. 1 daughter Donna McDougald and spouse Jim Bob, Warren, AR. 1 sister Dorothy Snyder, Palestine, TX. Two grandchildren Anita Lynn and spouse Bill, Jamie McDougald all of Clanton, Alabama. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Tuesday August 10, Frazer’s Chapel with Dr. Cecil Sanders and Rev. Ricky Rawls officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and Jimmy Taylor and The Bryant Sisters sang. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Jimmy Reep, Randy Nutt, Gary Reep, Clyde Thompson, Jackie Curry and J.E. Gardner. Honorary pallbearers were Bobby Bonds, James Bradley, Olin Pinson, Joe Rice, Dr. Kerry Pennington, Buddy Grider and members Sunshine Class at First Freewill Baptist Church. Memorials preferred First Freewill Baptist Church, 1007 E. Church Street; Warren, AR. 71671.

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Name: First Free Will Church
Message: Words cannot come close to expressing the loss of such a great man. Bro. Leroy was a great man of God and he will be missed so greatly here at church. Our prayers are with you all. Love in Christ; Members of the church

Name: Billy & Tanya Waldrop
Message: We are so sorry to hear about Mr. Leroy are thoughts and prayers will be with you all.

Name: French and Judy Wynne, and Leon Thornton
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.

Name: James & Pat Hunter
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you'all during this difficult time. We are so thankful Leroy knew Jesus and is now with him forever.

Name: Ronnie and Teresa Hays
Message: We are so very sorry to hear of the loss of Mr.Craig He always had a smile on his face. I know you will all miss him

Name: David & Tina McClain
Message: We are so sorry to hear about Roy passing away. He's in heaven now with Uncle Earl and Aunt Marie. We'll keep you all in our thoughts and prays. God Bless and keep you.

Name: Randall Raney
Message: Mrs Craig, Donna, and Family. I was so sad to hear of Mr. Craigs death. Our neighborhood has lost a good man and neighbor. I am only a few steps away if you all should need me for any thing. May God strengthen you and give you comfort in the days to come. I Love you all. Randall

Name: WHS Class of 1970
Message: Jim Bob, Donna and family-- May it be of some comfort to know you are in the thoughts and prayers of your friends.

Name: Cindy Spencer
Message: Oh Donna! I am so sorry to hear about your Father's passing! If there is anything I can do please call me! I love and miss you! Cindy

Name: Bobby and Donna Ozment
Message: Donna and Jim Bob, You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Norman & Sandra Word
Message: Mrs. Craig & Donna: Just wanted you to know we have you all in our prayers & you have our deepest sympathy. God bless & be with you during your time of grief.

Name: Randy and Beth Peek
Message: We have many happy memories of Mr.Leroy, as anyone who knew him does,our prayers are with all his family and friends.

Name: Buddy and Becky Rauls
Message: Beula, Donna and family. I loved Leroy like a daddy. He will be greatly missed. He is home with the Lord.

Name: Barbara Hodges Higgins
Message: Oh my sweet sweet friend....have been out of town since last week and am just learning this news, I am so very sorry, Donna and family...so very sorry....Love to you all.

Name: Tommy and Suzanne Ford
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Name: Lou Ann, Bob, & Dax McKay
Message: Aunt Beulah, Donna, Jim Bob, & Family: We were so saddened to learn of Uncle Leroy's untimely passing, and we sincerely regret that we cannot be there with all of you during this difficult time. As we think back over the many years gone by, tons of memories come flooding in. When we were kids, nothing pleased us more than your family coming to Clinton for a visit, and nothing hurt more than losing Jimmy Charles. We will always treasure the wonderful times we enjoyed with Uncle Leroy, Jimmy, and all of you. Uncle Leroy was a kind, sweet man whom we loved dearly and will miss always! May your memories of him comfort and sustain you and keep him forever in your hearts. We love you all! Lou Ann, Bob, & Dax

Name: Connie Odom
Message: Mrs.Beulah, I'm so sorry to hear of Mr. Leroy's passing. My heart goes out to you and the family.

Name: Jody and Sandra Rawls
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. We thought a lot of Leroy and we will always remember how he was ready to shake your hand whenever he saw you. He will be missed by many.

Name: Jim & Ginger Anders
Message: Donna and family--Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love you.

Name: Rhonda Dees
Message: So sorry to hear about your dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I love you!!

Name: Debra Grimes (Weeks)
Message: Donna I am so sorry about Mr. Leroy. If I can do anything for you or your mom let me know. You know you are like family to me, you were so great to my dad before he passed away. Love you!!!

Name: Bobbie Webb
Message: Donna and family You have my deepest sympathy. Love you,

Name: Jim & LaDonna Schneider
Message: Sorry we couldn't be there in person. If you need anything or we can do anything let us know. We will come to visit soon.

Name: Tracy and Monica Nichols
Message: You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Brenda & Danny Forrest
Message: So sorry about Leroy, Beulah. I know Momma & Bobby will miss him also.

Name: Suzette Russell
Message: Just to let you know you are in our thoughts & prayers Friendship over the years have been a blessing Sincerely, Suzette Russell & Sue Woodadrd

Name: Cindy West Spencer
Message: Words can not express how I feel about your loss! I was and still am so sorry to hear of your dad going with God's angels! If you need me for anything at all, please let me know! You have helped me so many times! I love you, my sister, Donna!Please give your Mom and hug and kiss for me.