Morgan (Junior) Cravens Jr.
By Sparta Live | December 29, 2010 12:00 am
Morgan (Junior) Cravens Jr., 86, of Sparta, passed away Dec. 25, 2010, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Cravens was born Nov. 10, 1924, in White County, to Morgan Cravens Sr. and Lillie West Cravens.
He was preceded in death by his parents; infant son, Dennis Earl Cravens; brothers, Roy Lee Cravens, Casto Cravens; and sisters, Besty Cravens and Vernell Poston.
Survivors include loving wife of 66 years, Mo Cravens, of Sparta; sons, Jerry Morgan Cravens and wife Vicki, Robert Lee Cravens, all of Sparta; daughter, Barbara June Duke, of Sparta; brothers, John Cravens, of Florida, Ronnie Cravens, of Texas, Bill Cravens, of Ohio, Donnie Cravens, of Sparta; sisters, Betty Jo England, of Sparta, Edith Earhardt and Marty Foster, both of Ohio; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and three great-great- grandchildren.
Funeral service was 10 a.m., Dec. 28, 2010, at Thurman Funeral Home, with burial in Robinson Chapel Cemetery. Bro. Don Burns officiated.
Thurman Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.