Faye Marie McCradic was born April 30, 1927, in Seymour, Ind., the daughter of the late James Wayne Mitchell and Amanda Richardson Mitchell. She died Dec. 13, 2008, in Batesville, Ark., at the age of 81.
She was united in marriage March 23, 1944, at Indianapolis, Ind., to Elmo Lloyd McCradic who preceded her in death Aug. 11, 1995.
She was a member of Union Hill Baptist Church.
She is survived by: three children, James McCradic of Willard, Mo., Jerry Williams of Mammoth Spring, Ark., and William McCradic of Mammoth Spring, Ark.; a special friend, Ron Andrews of Mammoth Spring, Ark.; five grandchildren, Allen, Pam, Tim, Brent and Dina; one sister, Geneva Owens of Lebanon, Ind.; several nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by: her parents; her husband, Elmo McCradic; one grandson, Dale; one son-in-law, Glenn Williams; and 13 brothers and sisters.
Funeral services were held Dec. 17 in the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer. Burial followed in the Field Creek Cemetery at Mammoth Spring with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.