Geraldine "Gerry" Agnes (McDaniel) Crain

June 22, 1933 ~ September 10, 2021 (age 88)


Geraldine "Gerry" Agnes Crain, 88, of Poplar Bluff, MO passed away Friday, September 10, 2021.

Geraldine was born on June 22, 1933, to Lloyd and Agnes McDaniel in East St. Louis, Illinois.  She married Jake Crain on May 3, 1984, in Poplar Bluff.

Geraldine was a member of First Baptist Church of Poplar Bluff. She liked completing puzzles, plastic canvas, playing board and card games. She enjoyed hanging out with her canine companion, Aboo. Her greatest joy in life was her family.

Geraldine is survived by four children, Audrey (Billy) Batson, Cindy Piroli, Sherry (Shane) Osborn, and Tom (Louise) Mansfield; sixteen grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren.

Geraldine was preceded by her parents; husband; two daughters, Barbara Wyrick and Diane Rowland; two sisters, Helen Taylor, and Eileen Gaa; one grandson, Robert Rowland.

Visitation will be held on Monday, September 20th, 2021, from 10:00-11:00am at Willow Ridge Funeral & Cremation Services, followed service beginning at 11:00 with officiating by Pastor Brandon Spain. Burial will take place at Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to First Baptist Church of Poplar Bluff.

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September 20, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Willow Ridge Funeral and Cremation Services (Iron Bridge Road, Missouri)

Funeral Service
September 20, 2021

11:00 AM
Willow Ridge Funeral and Cremation Services (Iron Bridge Road, Missouri)

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