Leora Crader

Thursday, June 15, 2006

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Leora M. Crader, 93, of Marble Hill died Tuesday, June 13, 2006, at Eldercare of Marble Hill.

She was born Dec. 23, 1912, at Zalma, Mo., daughter of Charles F. and Cora E. Talley Back. She and Buford L. Crader were married April 1, 1929. He died Aug. 16, 1994.

Crader was a member of Marble Hill First Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, Don Crader of Marble Hill; two daughters, Carole Mornin of St. Louis, Barbara Powers of Normal, Ill.; three brothers, C.F. Back of Grassy, Mo., Doyle and Kenneth Back of St. Charles, Mo.; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by an infant brother and three sisters.

Friends may call at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill from 4 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Darrell Back officiating. Burial will be in Old Marble Hill Baptist Cemetery.