Born 8-6-1924 -- Died 3-15-2005
James Washington Cruey, 80, of Hardy, Ark., died March 15, 2005, at his home.
Born Aug. 6, 1924, in Bluefield, Va., he was the son of Warnie S. Cruey and Minnie Vincent Cruey. He was a veteran having served in the United States Air Force. He was employed at Boeing Aircraft as an inspector. He was married to Ava Tucker Cruey at Hardy.
Survivors include his wife, Ava Cruey of Hardy, Ark., a son, Richard Cruey of Bristol, Va.; a stepson, Bud Clayton Daily of Arora, N.M.; a brother, Don Cruey of Chilhowie, Va., and two sisters, Kathrine Johnson of Maitland, Fla., and Connie Terry of Saltville, Va.
The service was March 17 at Heath Oak Hill Chapel with the Rev. Thomas Rhodes. Arrangements were by Heath Oak Hill Chapel of Hardy, Ark.