Lanford C. ‘Lanny’ Craft, 79 of Franklin, Ohio, died April 17 at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Dayton.
Born at Mayking to the late Mose and Polly Kincer Craft, he was a U.S. Army veteran and was retired from Aeronca after 42 years.
He was past worthy patron of the Prosser Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star, a member of the Eastern Star Masonic Lodge, and a member of the First Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Alma Haddix Craft; two sisters, Nellie Wagner, Middletown, Oh., and Dallas J. Craft, Louisville; a brother, Owen ‘Ike’ Craft and wife Hazel of Florida; a niece, Rebecca Hasty and husband Larry; and two nephews, Jim Wagner and Les Wagner and wife Patty.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at First Baptist Church in Middletown, Oh. Burial will be in Woodside Cemetery in Middletown.