Nancy Craddock

Nancy K. Craddock, 77, of Arkansas City, went home to Jesus on Thursday, June 25, 2020. Cremation has been effected.

A Celebration of Life is scheduled for 9 a.m. Monday, July 6, outside of the Harvest Fellowship Foursquare Church. Pastor Richard Harrison will officiate.

Arrangements are under the direction of Rindt-Erdman Funeral Home and Crematory. 

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Nancy was born Feb. 15, 1943, to Rudolph L. and Gertrude C. (Hickman) Burt in Arkansas City. She grew up attending schools in Arkansas City where she graduated from Ark City High School in 1961. After high school she attended and graduated from Cowley College.

Nancy married Floyd Craddock in June 1961 and they later divorced. They had three children, Wanda Jeanne, Sheri May and David Andrew.

In addition to being a dedicated and loving mother, Nancy also devoted her time and love to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She cared for great-grandchild Aubrey from the time she was six weeks old until now. Aubrey is nine years old. 

Nancy dedicated her life to the Lord at the age of 10. As a lifelong member of Harvest Fellowship Foursquare Church, she served in various ministries, including the card ministry.

Her working as a hostess for Wendy’s was a blessing to many of her customers. She enjoyed serving, visiting, and witnessing about Jesus and His goodness. She always had a smile on her face.

Nancy joins her parents; her sisters, Annie, Wanda, and Esther; daughter, Wanda Jeanne; and grandson, Andrew, in Heaven.

She is survived by her church family; her children, Sheri Quick and husband, Darrell; David Craddock and wife, Emily; grandchildren, Ricky Johnson and wife, Sarah, Cordelia Amy Johnson, Abby Hammerschmidt and husband, Lyle, Chasta and Jerushka Craddock, Kassie Gressel, Haylee and Nikki Roberts, Anthony Fergola and Nicholas Wells; and 15 great-grandchildren.

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