Martha Craig

Tuesday, June 7, 2005

Martha Ann Craig, 77, of Glenwood Springs, Colo., died Sunday, April 17, 2005, at her home.

She was born Sept. 28, 1927, in Fulton, Ky., daughter of Rex and Arah Payne. She and Charles Craig were married Dec. 21, 1947. He preceded her in death.

She was a 1944 graduate of Central High School in Cape Girardeau, and received a bachelor's degree in English and chemistry from Southeast Missouri State University in 1947.

Craig was a junior high school math teacher in Bettendorf, Iowa, and a social services supervisor 10 years in Colorado Springs, Colo, retiring in 1986. She was a longtime member of Centenary United Methodist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Catherine Craig of Silt, Colo., Linda Mueller of Arlington, Wash.; and two grandchildren.

A memorial service was held April 21 at the United Methodist Church in Glenwood Springs.

Farnum-Holt Funeral Home in Glenwood Springs was in charge of arrangements.