- September 12, 1938 - March 15, 2013
- Indian Land, South Carolina
of Sara's Passing
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“Our prayers are with you and your family during this time.
1 of 14 | Posted by: Allen & Mary - Charlotte, NC
“Our deepest sympathy for the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all in this time.
2 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Young - Raleigh, NC
“Our deepest sympathy to dear Liz and the entire family. It is so hard to loose a mother. She now rests in God's love and peace. Our prayers are...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Earl & Alma Schmitz - Carey, OH
“My thoughts and prayers are with my sister-in-law, Liz and her family. I am sorry for your loss.
4 of 14 | Posted by: Jill Marugg - McCutchenville, OH
“Phyllis and I never met Mrs. Craver, but I had the pleasure of speaking to her on the phone a number of times when I was trying to get hold of Luke,...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Peter and Phyllis Makuck - NC
“What a sweet dear lady your Mom was. We will remember her always planting flowers in her yard and working with love and pleasure watching them bloom...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Marie & Gene Clements - Fort Mill, SC
“To Sara Beth’s family I send my heartfelt sympathy, and I join you in grief from the loss this dear loved one. I feel blessed that she...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Juanita Morrow - Colorado Springs, CO
“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Liz. I am saddened to hear about your mom. She is no longer suffering and is at peace. Hold...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Linda Hall - Fayetteville, GA
“I did not know Sara Beth, but I know one of her fine children, Liz. My deepest condolences to all the family.
9 of 14 | Posted by: Marcia E Herman - Pittsboro, NC
“Our Sara has now completed her earthly toils. The brittle thread which bound her to earth has been severed and the liberated spirit has winged its...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Jerry Crosby - Scottsdale, AZ
“So sorry for your loss. Beth was always a dear friend of mine, and I will never forget all the good times we had while working together at Belk. ...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Barry Turner-Hunt - York, SC
“My dearest Sara Beth, how I will miss you! I enjoyed our e-mails, your free spirit, and most of all your laughter! I know you were a proud mother,...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Gail Dawkins - Durham, NC
“My deepest thoughts go out to your family. I have worked with Jayne going on 13 years. I loved hearing her talk about the family. I know you all...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Patti Cooke - Iron Station, NC
“Sara Beth, I will always remember you as a spunky and willful "Democrat" who enjoyed taunting me after the election... but only after remembering you...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Florence Morrow Brainerd - FL
McLean Funeral Directors
Indian Land, SC Sara Beth Collins Craver, 74, formerly of Gastonia, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 15, 2013. Born in Rutherford County, NC, she was the daughter of the late Norman Russell Collins and Frances Stalnaker Collins. Mrs. Craver was a 1956 graduate of Ashley High School and attended Kings Business College in Charlotte. She was an Orthodontist Assistant before working for many years as a Visual Merchandiser with Matthews Belk. She was baptized and attended the First Baptist Church in Gastonia and served as a volunteer at the Holy Angels House of Mercy. Mrs. Craver is survived by her children and their spouses, Luke Whisnant, Lisa and David Cox, Elizabeth and Kris Schmitz, John and Sandi Whisnant, Jayne and Dan Lanier, Peter and Rachael Dawyot; brother and sister-in-law, Keith and Becky Collins; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Family and friends are invited to attend the memorial service beginning at 1:00 PM Friday, March 22 in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church of Gastonia. Dr. Ray Ammons and Rev. JoLynn Prochaska will officiate. The family will receive friends at the church immediately following the service. Condolences may be sent online to www.mcleanfuneral.com McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the family of Mrs. Craver.
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