Sue Alexander Craig GASTONIA - Sue Alexander Craig, of 1816 Taylor Drive, Gastonia, passed away Friday, June 27, 2014, at CaroMont Regional Medical Center. She was a native of Gaston County, daughter of the late Novella Stiles Alexander and Irwin M. Alexander. Sue graduated from Gastonia High School in 1956. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Gastonia. Sue worked at Dennison Manufacturing for 20 years, and then retired. She later worked part-time as a nanny for Dr. Crawford's children. Survivors include her son, Cary Steven Craig and wife, Doris of Dallas; daughter, Karen Craig Price and husband, Jeremy of Gastonia; grandchildren, Jordan Craig Miller and Caitlyn Alexandra Craig; and step-grand-children, Michelle Reynolds and Melanie Dellinger. She was preceded in death by her husband Claude Craig, Jr. and son, Claude Craig, III (Dusty). The funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, June 29th, at First Baptist Church with Rev. Jo Lynn Prochaska officiating. Interment will follow at Hollywood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, June 28th, from 6:30 until 8:30 pm at McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia, as well as other times at the home. The Craig children would like to say thank you to Dr. James Arter for taking wonderful care of their mother during her illness. Thank you so much! In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, PO Box 6298, Gastonia, NC 28056 or Lung Cancer Society, 246 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, NC 28054. Condolences may be sent online by visiting www.mcleanfuneral.com. McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the Craig family.
Published in Charlotte Observer on June 28, 2014
McLean Funeral Directors
700 South New Hope Road Gastonia, NC 28054