Frances K. Craven, 93, died Tuesday, October 4, 2011 in Appling Healthcare System. Mrs. Craven was born April 15, 1918 in Appling County to the late James Isham and Lillie Lois Sellers Kennedy. She was a member of Ten Mile Creek Baptist Church. Mrs. Craven was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Mitt Craven.
Survivors include two sons and daughter-in-law, Ted P. Craven of Baxley and Kenny and Bobbie Craven of Stone Mountain; two brothers, Troy Kennedy of Winston Salem, N.C. and Dan Kennedy of Baxley; four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and eight nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7 at Ten Mile Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Tommy Daniels officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Chip Craven, Greg Kennedy, Greg Strickland, Brandon Berry, Tony Carulli and Wayne Kennedy.
Remembrances may be made to Gideons International, Baxley Chapter, P. O. Box 403, Baxley, GA 31515.
Musical selections were rendered by Erica Craven.
Arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.