Jeffrey Russell Crackel, 26, of Cleveland, Tn., died Monday, July 2, 2012.
He attended Faith Memorial Church. Jeff was a loving father and enjoyed spending time with his children. He also loved to read and expressed a strong desire to counsel troubled youth.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, William V. and Rita Mae Allen and Russell D. and Morg Crackel.
He is survived by his parents, Jeffery and Trish Crackel; children, Kaylee A. Crackel and Keagyn E. Crackel; brother, Ryan Crackel and fiancé, Shae Stephens; girlfriend, Kayla Greene; and several loving aunts and uncles.
Funeral services will be held Friday, July 6, at 8 p.m. at Grissom Funeral Home with Pastor David Riggs officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, July 6 at the Grissom Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.