Betty Craft

Tuesday, June 19, 2007

Betty F. Craft, 72, of Cape Gir­ar­deau died Sunday, June 17, 2007, at the Lutheran Home.

She was born March 7, 1935, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Rethor and Juanita Lacy Macke. She and Jack D. Craft were married Feb. 6, 1960, in Cape Girardeau. He died April 5, 2005.

Craft was a member of VFW Post 3838 Ladies Auxiliary.

Survivors include two sons, Brian Craft of Frisco, Texas, Wayne Craft of Biehle, Mo.; a daughter, Susan Burton of Jackson; a brother, Richard Macke of Fredericktown, Mo.; three sisters, Elwanda Compas of Cape Gir­ardeau, Wilma Hawkins of Metairie, La., Martha Minton of Jackson; and eight grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. John Rhodes officiating. Burial will be in New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery at Pocahontas.