26 May, 1953 – 27 August, 2019
Theotis Craig, 66, of Davenport, passed away on August 27, 2019 at his home. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday September 7, 2019 at Temple Baptist Church. Visitation will be at 10:00 a.m. till time of service. Burial will take place at Oakdale Cemetery. Memorials may be left to the family. Online Condolences may be expressed at www.weertsfuneralhome.com Theotis was born in Gholsen,Mississippi on May 26, 1953 to Willis R. and Luella (Burrage) Craig. He graduated from Davenport Central high school in 1972. Theotis was an avid gardener. He enjoyed planting flowers and taking care of the yard. He had a love of all sports. In his high school years, he was a state wrestling champion. Survivors include his children: Anna Brown, Rachelle Craig and Montelle Craig; grandchildren: Ta’Teeon, TaSani, Desmend, Ila; sisters: Alaie (Virgil) Tyson, Arrie M. Haynes and Dorothy Craig; a brother Malcolm Hickman and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings: Willie D. Craig, Johnnie B. Craig, Lessie Stewart, Lueretha Edwards, Linda Burnette, a nephew Bruce Edwards.See more See Less
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- Willis Burrage Father (deceased)
- Luella Craig Mother (deceased)
- Anna Brown Daughter
- Rachelle Craig Daughter
- Montelle Craig Son
- Ta'Teeon . Grandchild
- TaSani . Grandchild
- Desmend . Grandchild
- Ila . Grandchild
- Alaie (Virgil) Tyson Sister
- Arrie Haynes Sister
- Dorothy Craig Sister
- Malcolm HIckman Brother
Theotis also leaved a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings: Willie D. Craig, Johnnie B. Craig, Lessie Stewart, Lueretha Edwards, Linda Burnette, a nephew Bruce Edwards.
- Gary Smith
- Curtis Westerfield
- Curtis Henderson
- Terrance Craig
- Chris Craig
- Darnell Boddie Jr.
- Eugene A. Craig Honorary Pallbearer
- Vincent Jackson Honorary Pallbearer
- Dewayne Haynes Honorary Pallbearer
- Virgil Jerome Tyson Honorary Pallbearer
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