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Dodd City- Funeral arrangements for Mary Louise McCraw, age 70 of Dodd City, will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday May 11, 2012 at Bois D’ Arc Cowboy Church. Pastor Kevin Lane will officiate the service; interment will follow at Forest Grove Cemetery. Mrs. McCraw passed away on Monday, May 7, 2012 at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital-WNJ in Sherman, TX.
Mary Louise (Cockrill) McCraw was born in Bonham on December 21, 1941 to Weldon and Jean (Senter) Cockrill. She married Roy McCraw in Las Vegas, NV; he preceded her in death on August 17, 1990. Mary retired from Clyde Cosper Nursing Home in Bonham, TX in 2004. She loved her children, grandchildren, game shows, and sports especially basketball, and baseball. Mary was a member of the Bois D’ Arc Cowboy Church.
Mary is survived by Children-Roy Michael McCraw of Bonham, TX; Janetta McCraw of Dodd City, TX; and Donna Sutherland and husband Rusty of Sherman, TX. Step children-Kathy Morrison and husband David of Bonham, TX; Karen Johnson and husband Ken of Cleburne, TX; and Debbie McCraw of China Springs, TX. Grandchildren-Josh Lappin and wife Audra of Bonham, TX; Brad Lappin and wife Brandi of Bonham, TX; Jordan McCraw of Princeton, TX; and Avarie McCraw of Bonham, TX. Step grandchildren-Cheryl Sutherland of Sherman, TX and Amber Sutherland of Sherman, TX; Monty Morrison of Bonham, TX; Amy Ramsey of Bonham, TX; Jake Heflin of Louisiana; Jaclyn Cashion of Cleburne, TX; Marty Page of Leonard, TX; Dillion Page of Diana, TX; Chance Sanders of China Springs, TX. Great grandchildren-Kolbe Lappin of Howe, TX; Kyelor Lappin of Bonham, TX; Maddox Lappin of Bonham, TX; Caysen Lappin of Bonham, TX; Brody Lappin of Bonham, TX. Step great grandchildren-Hunter Payne of Bonham, TX; Noah Payne of Bonham, TX; Ethan Payne of Bonham, TX; Braylon Causey of Sherman, TX; Kailiann Causey of Sherman, TX; Riahanna Causey of Sherman, TX; Jazmyn Spillman of Sherman, TX; and Jaidyn Spillman of Sherman, TX. Brothers-James Cockrill of Dodd City, TX; Joe Cockrill and wife Tricia of Dodd City, TX; and Mike Cockrill and wife Betty of Ivanhoe, TX. Sisters-Anita Sadler of Arkansas; and Melba Johnson of Bonham, TX; along with numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is also preceded in death by her Parents Weldon and Jean Cockrill, Grandson Jeremy Lappin; and Great grandson Journey Lappin.
Serving as pallbearers will be Phillip Short, Kenny Johnson, Jimmy Lappin, Brian Lackey, Jimmy Caplinger, Joe Cockrill, Mike Cockrill, and James Cockrill.
Honorary pallbearers will be Steven Cockrill, Tony Cockrill, Duane Sparkman, Darren Fort, Greg Whirley, Clint Brown, Stephen Leuders, Walter Don Brown, Ray McCraw, JR McCraw, Doc Witcher, Robert Wayne Robinson, John Robinson, Russell Cockrill, Jimmy Chaffin, Bob Chaffin, Derek Wilson, Thomas Lackey, and Matt Davis.
Family visitation will be held at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Bonham, TX on Thursday, May 10, 2012 from 6-8 P.M.
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