SHELBY- Cleo Ruth McCraw, 89, of 2810 Fallston Waco Road, died April 17, 2013, at Carolina Medical Center, Charlotte.
She was born on Aug. 8, 1923, in Polk County, a daughter of the late Lindsay Rochelle and Bertha Beatrice Davidson Roach. Mrs. McCraw was a member of Waco Baptist Church and a homemaker, mother, and grandmother.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Garthur W. McCraw in Jan. 2011; and five siblings.
Survivors include her sons, Charles Terry McCraw (Judith) of Atlanta and William McCraw (Susan) of Shelby; five grandchildren, Jennifer Bailey, Jason McCraw, Autumn McCraw, Sara McCraw, and Danielle McCraw; and seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Friday at Waco Baptist Church and at other times at the home.
Funeral Service: 11 a.m. Friday at Waco Baptist Church
Officiated By: Dr. Harold Fite and the Rev. Phil Bailey
Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Sandy Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Rutherford County, after the service
Funeral Home: Carpenter's Funeral Home is serving the family
Online Condolences: www.carpentersfuneralhome.net