Alfreda Crader

Wednesday, November 8, 2006

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Alfreda Crader, 78, of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Marble Hill, died Sunday, Nov. 5, 2006, at her home.

She was born Jan. 17, 1928, at Blodgett, Mo., daughter of Charlie P. and Pearl M. Cobb James. She and Woodrow S. Crader were married June 5, 1946.

Survivors include three sons, James Crader of Hawaii, Sammy Crader of Kennett, Mo., Alan Crader of Paragould; two daughters, Sherry Brooks of Senath, Mo., Mary Jane Stone of McDonough, Ga.; a stepson, Kelly Crader of South Carolina; a stepdaughter, Joyce Partain of Whitehouse, Tenn.; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; three brothers; and a sister.

Friends may call at Heath Funeral Home in Paragould from 6 to 9 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Royce Schanda officiating. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Crader Cemetery in Marble Hill.