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Charlene Reed Crafton

Russellville, AR, 1923 - 2019

Charlene Reed Crafton, 95, passed away on March 25, 2019. She was born in Ozark, Missouri on July 16, 1923.
Charlene met Jimmy Crafton in Branson, Missouri and married him in July 1942. They remained married for a blissful 76 years. She was a manager for Sears for 25 years and loved to shop. Charlene loved to travel, garden and spend time with her family. She was a member of the 47th Street Baptist Church in North Little Rock.
Charlene is preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy Crafton and one son, James Crafton. She is survived by daughter-in-law, Linda Crafton; grandsons, Kevin Crafton, Kyle and Cassie Crafton; great-grandchildren, Landon Crafton, Hunter, Lauren and Addyson; niece, Beverly Crafton; great-niece, Kelly Crafton, Lee Ann and Bart Langley; and numerous family and friends whom loved her dearly.
Charlene will be buried with her husband at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery, North Little Rock on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 11 a.m. You may sign the online guestbook at

Published March 26, 2019

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