Gerald Lee Crafton, 75, of Clifty, died Friday, May 25, 2012, at the Maple Manor Health Center in Greenville.
He was born in Todd County Nov. 3, 1936, a son of the late Boyd Lee Crafton and the late Edith Powell Crafton.
Mr. Crafton was retired from U.S. Steel in Gary, Ind. and was a United States Air Force veteran.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 29 at 1 p.m. at the Latham Funeral Home with Reverend Tommy Wilhite officiating. Burial followed 8in the Cliff Hill Cemetery. Visitation began Tuesday, May 29 from 9 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Betty Crafton of Clifty; his step-daughters, Kim Vaughn, Tina Lamancus and Rhonda Rich all of Florida; his brother, Leamon Crafton of Elkton; eight step-grandchildren, and four step-great-grandchildren.