Mildred F. Cravens, 80, Greentown, Indiana, passed away at 9:28 p.m. Monday, May 29, 2017, at Community Howard Regional Health, Kokomo. She was born Dec. 21, 1936, in Jefferson City, Tennessee, to Joshua and Nora Mildred (Rankin) Bailey. She married Jack L. Cravens on Aug. 11, 1956, and he survives.
At the time of her retirement on Aug. 17, 1994, she was supervisor of blue print department for Delco Electronics. She was the first female supervisor at Delco. She graduated from Thorntown High School in 1955.
She enjoyed bowling, golfing, going to the casinos and cornhole games. She was an avid I.U. basketball fan. Mildred went to all her grandchildren's and great-grandchildren's sporting events.
Survivors include her husband, Jack Cravens; daughters, Sandy Cravens (Steve Hunt), Greentown, and Becky (Scott) Swisher, Greentown; five grandsons, Bryck Roush, Bo Roush, Brant Roush, Dakota Swisher and Ty Swisher; one granddaughter, Hilari Hunt; one great-grandchild, Rylan Roush; special niece, Catharine (Donnie) Hill; several nieces and nephews; and brother-in-law, Don (Vickie) Cravens.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, James Bailey, Robert Bailey; two sisters, Frances Fairfield and Doris J Tuitasi; sisters-in-law, Phyllis Dollard and Carolyn Riley.
Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Hasler & Stout Funeral Home, 112 E. Main St., Greentown, with Terry Lindsay officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Greentown, following the service. Visitation for family and friends will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Hasler & Stout Funeral Home, 112 E. Main St., Greentown. Arrangements are being handled by Hasler & Stout Funeral Home. Online condolences can be made at www.hasler-stout.com.
Published on May 31, 2017