Melissa Westberry Craven

Melissa Westberry Craven, 35, of Baxley passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019.

She was born July 30, 1984 in Waycross and was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her son, Johnathon Isaac Swain.

Survivors include her husband, Spencer Craven, Baxley; daughters, Rose Irene Rebecca Craven and Jolene Ruby Craven, both of Baxley; sons, Spencer Joshua Craven, Baxley, Albert Christopher Hager, Augusta, and Shane Phillips Sweat, Waycross; her mother, Wanda J. Westberry and father, Dennis Warren Strickland, both of Blackshear; sisters, Tonya Westberry, Blackshear, Kelly Steedley, Waycross and Sherry Mae Westberry, Blackshear; brothers, Patrick Westberry, Blackshear and Tommy Westberry Jr., Alma and one grandchild, Christopher Jase Hager.

Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at the funeral home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, from the Chapel of Swain Funeral Home with the Rev. Jacob Denison and the Rev. Josh Gardner officiating. 

Interment will follow in Midway Baptist Church Cemetery.

Active Pallbearers will be Cody Lynn, Dexter Lynn, Bryan McQuaig, Chase McQuaig, Bennett Craven Jr. and Larry Doran.

Arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home of Baxley.

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