Dolores Craun, November 28, 1917~January 3, 2016
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 59 years, Carl Craun; and two sisters, Barbara Oberlin and Glenola Sams.
She was a 1935 graduate of Flint High School in Flint, Indiana. She married Carl Craun on December 25, 1938. Dolores was a member of Flint Methodist Church until 1963 when she moved with her family to Elkins, Arkansas where she became a member of the Elkins Community Church. She enjoyed fishing, gardening, birds, reading, playing the violin and travel.
Dolores is survived by a son, Jerry Craun and wife, Carol of Lockesburg, AR.; two daughters, Carol Tillery and husband, Mike of Elkins and Janet Couch and husband, Doug of Mission, TX.; 3 grandchildren, Chris Craun and wife, Jenny of Conway, AR.; Roy Tillery and wife, Gwen of Elkins; and Casey Craun and wife, Alison of Vilonia, AR.; 9 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Friday, January 15, 2016 at Beard’s Chapel with Roy Tillery officiating. Interment will follow in McCord Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Chapel.
The family will receive friends from 4-6 P.M. on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at the funeral home.
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