The Shelbyville News
Mary Alice Crafton, 90, of Shelbyville, died Thursday, July 31, 2003.
Friday, August 01, 2003
Born Oct. 29, 1912, in Bengal, d/o Wallace A. and Grace (Riser) McCain. Married George W. Crafton on June 19, 1932, and he preceded her in death on April 18, 1968.
Survivors include two daughters, Kay (Lance) Koenig of Shelbyville and Ann (Don) Dickens of Columbus; three grandchildren, Scott Furgeson and Lora Furgeson, both of Shelbyville, and Jeff Huff of Edinburgh; and four great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by one daughter, Carolyn Sue Crafton; and one brother, William F. McCain.
Lifelong Shelby County resident.
Employed at Tippecanoe Press from 1954 to 1977, retiring Oct. 27, 1977.
Member of First Christian Church and Order of Eastern Star No. 73.
Carmony-Ewing Harrison Street Funeral Home, 819 S. Harrison St, with the Revs. James Horner and Wilbur Harvey officiating.
Interment will be in Forest Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church, 118 W. Washington St., Shelbyville, IN 46176.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming