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Obituaries

October 9, 2012

James Craig

— The funeral for James Curtis Craig, 79, of Tanner will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Spry Funeral Home. Burial will be in Limestone Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is from 6-9 tonight at the funeral home.

Mr. Craig died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at his son’s residence in Cullman.

James Craig was born Oct. 9, 1932, in Limestone County. He retired from American Bread Company and was owner of Craig’s Grocery in Tanner. He was a retired U.S. Army veteran.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris Craig; son, Randall Curtis Craig; and grandson, Mitchell Ryan Craig.

Survivors include son, Greg Craig of Cullman; daughter, Jill Craig of Tanner; brother, Billy Lee Craig of Tanner; sister, Sis Martin Craig of Tanner; grandchildren, Will Craig, Lucas Lee Wooldridge and Kendall Hope Hasting, all of Tanner, and Colton Blaine Craig of Cullman; nephews, Barry Craig, Chris Craig and Keith Sharp, all of Tanner.

Sign the online guestbook at http://spryfuneralhome.com.

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