Born: Saturday Jul 21, 1928

Died: Wednesday Feb 10, 2021


Bessie Christine Joyce Craddock

July 21, 1928 - February 10, 2021

Bessie Christine Joyce Craddock, 92, passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2021, at UNC-Rockingham Rehabilitation & Nursing Care Center in Eden.

A funeral service will be held at 2 PM on Friday, February 12, at Fair Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Ridgeview Memorial Gardens.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service (1 – 2 PM) at Fair Funeral Home.

Born July 21, 1928 in Rockingham County, NC, Bessie was the daughter of the late Louis T. Joyce and Jessie Martin Joyce.  She was a retiree of Fieldcrest Mills.

She is survived by her daughter, Ethel Chilton (Drewey) of Eden, Hazel Pulliam (Walter) of Statesville and Mildred Belton (Larry) of Eden; 8 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; and sisters, Evelyn Priddy and Eva Chambers, both of Eden.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin Oscar Craddock; five sisters, Hortense Bullins, Zora Brown, Frances Cruise, Myrtle Lester and Pauline Stewart; and brother, James Joyce.

Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.fairfuneralhome.com

 



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Dear Ethel, Tina and extended family, Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you now and I remember the sweet person that Bessie was. Just know God is there so lean on him especially during this time of losing your precious loved one. Love, Lynda Wilson
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We are sorry for your loss, praying for your family.
Phyllis & David Hall

Ethel, Kay and I are sorry for the passing of Bessie. I know you will miss her in this life,but Jesus promised us an eternal life after this one. Bessie is just asleep in Jesus and when she awakes she will be with you again! No more pain, sickness ,or sorrow for ever and ever! Phillip and Kay Hicks
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Oh my Ethel I am so sorry for your loss. I loved my Bessie so very much. I love you Ethel. My prayers are with you
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