Person:James Craft (5)

James “Jim” Tom Craft
b.ABT 1907 GA
m. 26 AUG 1892
  1. Twin One Craft1893 - 1893
  2. Twin Two Craft1893 - 1893
  3. Callie A. Craft1894 -
  4. Clark Craft1895 -
  5. Mable Craft1898 -
  6. James “Jim” Tom CraftAbt 1907 - 2005
  • HJames “Jim” Tom CraftAbt 1907 - 2005
  • WRosalee Goss
  1. Lucius Craft
  2. Reginald Craft
Facts and Events
Name James “Jim” Tom Craft
Gender Male
Birth? ABT 1907 GA
Census? 1910 Sheet 3 A, District 29, Moss, Elbert, GA
Census? 1920 Sheet 6 B, District 29, Moss, Elbert, GA
Death? 24 JUL 2005 Spring Valley Health Care Center, Elbert, GA
Burial[1] Harmony Baptists Church, , Elbert, GA

The Elberton Star - 27 Jul 2005: “Jim Tom Craft Jim Tom Craft, 98, died July 24, 2005, at Spring Valley Health Care Center. A native of Elbert County, he was a son of the late James Willis Craft and Vonnie Thomason Craft. He was retired as office manager of Anderson Auto Parts Company. He was a lifelong member of Harmony Baptist Church, where he was active in all phases of the church. He was an ordained deacon for more than 50 years. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Rosalee Goss Craft; his second wife, Margie Algood Craft; two brothers; and four sisters. Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Lucius and Margaret Craft of Honea Path, S.C., and Reginald and Joyce Craft of Chatsworth; two stepsons, James C. Sorrells of Elberton and Arvid "Sonny" Sorrells of Bennettsville, S.C.; five grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; six step-great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Tuesday at the chapel of Hicks Funeral Home with the Rev. Lynn Kellum officiating. Burial was in the Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Harmony Baptist Church, 2055 Harmony Road, Elberton, GA 30635 or to United Hospice, 120 Homestead Drive, Athens, GA 30605. Hicks Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.”

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