Jimmie Lee Craddock, 81, loved his country and flag

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Jimmie Lee Craddock, 81, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017. He was born Nov. 20, 1935, to the late Andrew and Vera Craddock.

Mr. Craddock proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy and then worked for the Norfolk Naval Shipyard. He loved his country and flag.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 58 years, Dot Craddock; sons, Lee Craddock and Tim Craddock (Laura); granddaughters, Jennifer and Kimberly Craddock; siblings, Myra Dunlap (Merrill), Molean Watson, Andy Craddock (Robbie) and Brenda Rogers (Mark); and a host of nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, April 24, at Rosewood Kellum Funeral Home with a visitation one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad or CHKD.

You may offer condolences to family at kellumfuneralhome.com.