Obituary: Christine Craddock Roberson

Jan. 28, 2014 @ 09:59 AM

Mrs. Christine Craddock Roberson, daughter of the late Edward and Elizabeth Craddock Hackett, the second youngest child in the family, was born on August 3, 1918, in Jackson County, Georgia.

The family moved to Red Springs, North Carolina in 1923 when the children were young. Christine, known and called “Chris” by many, attended and graduated from high school in Red Springs.

On August 5, 1952, Christine was united in Holy Matrimony to the late Monroe Roberson. He preceded her in death after 27 years of marriage. Christine was a faithful member of Jones Chapel Missionary Baptist Church as long as her age and health permitted. She was a member of the Missionary Department.

The close of her final chapter in this life came on Saturday, January 25, 2014 when she entered into a kingdom of eternal peace.

Christine leaves to cherish her memories, one brother, Mr. John Craddock of Philadelphia, PA and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be from 11:00 – 11:30 am Saturday, February 1, 2014 at Jones Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Red Springs, NC.

Funeral service will follow the visitation at 11:30 am at the church. Burial will follow at Center Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Red Springs.

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