Manley Craig
1933 - 2021
BORN
1933
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
D.W. Swick Funeral Home – New Boston Chapel
1104 Harrisonville Avenue
New Boston, OH

NEW BOSTON - Manley L. Craig, 87, of New Boston passed away Friday November 12, 2021 at SOMC Hospice Center. He was born November 15, 1933 in Portsmouth a son of the late Alma and Clara Belle (Penrod) Craig.

Louie was the former owner of Craig's Body shop in New Boston. He was a U.S. Army Veteran, a longtime member of the Scioto Antique Motor Club and Iron City Automobile Club.

He is survived by a son, Jeffery (Beverly) Craig of Sciotoville; daughter, Dianna (Eric) Valentine of Wheelersburg; former wife and companion, Anita Rockwell Craig; grandchildren, Jeffery (Lacosta) Craig of Portsmouth, Jason Craig of New Boston, Joshua (Erica) Craig of Columbus, Lindsey (Robert) Slaughter of Grayson, KY, Evan (Kate) Staggs of Clermont, FL and Eric (Christine) Staggs of Jacksonville, NC and several nieces, nephews and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Martin Craig, October 24, 1997, four brothers, Russ, Urcel, Harold, Wetzel Craig; sisters Emma Matiz and Carolyn Miller.

Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Friday November 19, 2021 at D.W. SWICK FUNERAL HOME in New Boston. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens with military graveside honors by James Dickey Post 23, American Legion. Visitation will be 6 to 8 PM Thursday and one hour prior to services on Friday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to DWSwickFuneralHome.com.


Published by The Daily Times from Nov. 12 to Nov. 17, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Nov
16
Visitation
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
D.W. Swick Funeral Home – New Boston Chapel
1104 Harrisonville Avenue, New Boston, OH
Nov
17
Visitation
12:00p.m.
D.W. Swick Funeral Home – New Boston Chapel
1104 Harrisonville Avenue, New Boston, OH
Nov
17
Funeral service
1:00p.m.
D.W. Swick Funeral Home – New Boston Chapel
1104 Harrisonville Avenue, New Boston, OH
Nov
17
Interment
Sunset Memorial Gardens
OH
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Dianna and Jeff, We have so many fond memories of Uncle Louie, Daddy´s little brother and best buddy, and the times we shared together. Sending you so much love, the passing of a beloved parent is such a deeply felt loss. Your cousin, Robin
Robin Craig
Family
November 15, 2021
Robin, Dainette and Penny
November 14, 2021
Dianna and Jeff, Very sorry to read of your father's passing. God bless.
Michael Smith, Tampa
November 13, 2021
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