Robert Eugene “Bobby” Craig, 77, of 24 Melody Trail and husband of Edith Inez Robertson Craig, passed away Sunday, June 8, 2014, at his home.
Born in Watts Mill, he was a son of the late, George Arthur and Elizabeth Owings Craig. A member of Lucas Ave. Baptist Church, Mr. Craig was retired from Inman Mills and was a S.C. National Guard Veteran.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by: a son, Robert Allen Craig and wife Christy of Laurens; a daughter, Lora Ann C. Mann and husband Jerome of Waterloo; grandchildren, Jennifer Craig, Amber Campbell, Shannon Craig, Samantha Craig, and Kaitlin Burgess; a great grandchild, Michael Knight; brothers, Bill Craig and wife Julia and Joe Craig all of Laurens; and a sister, Debbie Greene of Laurens.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Betty Ruth Craig.
The family will receive friends at The Kennedy Mortuary Wednesday, June 11, 2014, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, in The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel with burial in Forest Lawn Cemetery with Military Honors.
The family will be at the residence.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.