Originally created 08/10/00

Mrs. Minnie Craig



BELVEDERE - Mrs. Minnie Thurmond Craig, 94, died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2000, at Martha Franks Retirement Center, Laurens.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home, North Augusta, with the Revs. J. Lloyd Prince and Gerald W. Crawford officiating. Burial will be in Bethany Cemetery, Aiken.

Mrs. Craig, a native of Augusta, had retired as a clerk from Vitried Brick and Clay Co. and was a member of First Baptist Church of Belvedere, where she was former church treasurer.

The family said, "She was a devoted mother and was loved by many friends."

Survivors include two daughters, Emily O'Dell, Laurens, and Jean Cain, Aiken; and five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Craig O'Dell, Jerry O'Dell, Cecil Gray, ted Cain, Matt Cain, Jay O'Dell and Robert Jay.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Belvedere, P.o. Box 8168, North Augusta, SC 29861; or to Martha Franks Retirement Center, 1 Martha Franks Dr., Laurens, SC 29360.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. today at the funeral home.