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9/18/2020 7:21:00 PM
Shirley Temple Oakley Craig
September 4, 1934 - September 15, 2020

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - Shirley Temple Oakley Craig, age 86, of Orangeburg, S.C. passed away Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at Methodist Oaks Nursing Home.

Born September 4, 1934 in Henry County, Virginia she was the daughter of the late James Tyler and Reavey Azaelea Campbell Oakley. In addition to her parents, husband, Leslie Cephus Craig; three sisters, Francis Wine, Joan Byrd and Marie Joyce preceded her in death.

Left to cherish her memory are daughter Patti Craig of Bedford, Va., two sons David Craig and wife Christine of Atlanta, Ga.; Benny Craig of Maiden; two grandsons Jonathan Craig, J.T. Craig; two brothers James R. Oakley of Pearisburg, Va. and Carlton H. Oakley of Lincolnton.

The funeral service will be held Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 1 p.m. at Burke Mortuary Chapel in Maiden, NC with Rev. Larry Cooley officiating.

Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Lincolnton.

The family will receive friends prior to the service from 12–12:45 p.m. at the funeral home.

Visit to register your condolences.

Burke Mortuary of Maiden, N.C. is serving the Craig family.

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