Colleen "Jackie" Cravey
March 2, 1925-August 20, 2014
Myrtle Beach, SC
Colleen (Jackie) Derden Cravey, 89 passed away, Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at her daughter's home in Little River, SC. She was born March 2, 1925 in Belleview, FL a daughter of the late James and Estelle Derden. Her husband of fifty-three years, Isaac Julian Cravey and four sisters and two brothers all predeceased her. Jackie grew up and lived most of her life in Macon, GA. She built airplanes for the federal government and once she moved in 1987 to Myrtle Beach she worked as a real estate agent for the Sands Associates and the Hoffman Group for many years. She was a long time member of Ocean View Baptist Church and had a keen eye for finding God's beauty in everything. Survivors include two daughters, Sherri Jacqueline Whitmire of Myrtle Beach, SC and Terri K. Cravey of Little River, SC; two grandchildren, Jeffrey S. Whitmire and wife, Tiffany Prout Whitmire of Loris, SC and Angelique Whitmire Gray and husband, John Hamilton Gray of Beaufort, SC; four great-grandchildren, Isaac Whitmire, Jack, AnnaCate and Alice Gray and a sister, Margaret Shubert of Valdosta, GA. The family will receive friends from 3:00-5:00 PM Sunday August 24, 2014 at McMillan-Small Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 4:00 PM Monday August 25, 2014 at McMillan-Small Funeral Home and entombment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery in Conway, SC. The family graciously accepts flowers, but for those wishing to make a donation please do so to Ocean View Baptist Church, Food Program, 7300 North Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572. An online guestbook is available at www.msfh.net.
McMillan-Small Funeral Home and Crematory
910 67th Ave North
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-7506
Published in The Sun News on Aug. 23, 2014