Mazie Crafton, 70, of Bragg City, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2003, at her residence.
Born March 9, 1932, in Hackleburg, Ala., daughter of the late Eckward "E.L." and Genner Hudson Jackson, she was a member of the Bragg City First Baptist Church.
On Nov. 26, 1949, she married Lloyd Lindol Crafton, who preceded her in death on Oct. 11, 2000. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Bill, Scott, Jerry "John" and Matthew Jackson and two sisters, Inez Mauldin and Thelma Jackson.
Survivors include four sons, Jerry Dale Crafton, of Houston, Texas, Michael Lloyd Crafton, of Poplar Bluff, Mo. and Ricky Dewayne and Timothy Alan Crafton, both of Walls, Miss.; one daughter, Cheryl Crafton, of Bragg City; one brother, J.D. Jackson, of Newport, Tenn.; two sisters, Lucille Marchbanks, of Campbell, Mo. and Sue Lentz, of St. Louis, Mo.; eight grandchildren, Troy, Travis, Eric, Brittany, Hali and Lillie Crafton, Lisa Gholson and Tina Baker; three great-grandchildren, Bailey Baker and Paytin and Kaytlin Gholson and a pet companion, Cinnamon.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Friday, Jan. 17, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Bragg City First Baptist Church with the Revs. Dale Rickman and O.H. Brooks officiating.
Burial will follow at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Gene Marchbanks, Gary Jackson, John Lentz, Steve Crafton, Terry Jackson, Roger Jackson, Brian Jackson, Mike Crafton and Tommy Crafton.