Craze, Helen

Monday, February 4, 2013

Helen Craze, 84, of Hixson, died on Sunday, February 3, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James P. Craze.

Helen is survived by her sister, Dorothy Moses of Cleveland; stepchildren, Connie (Jimmy) Goines and Vicki (Al) Edwards; seven stepgrandchildren and 13 step great-grandchildren; several nephews.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at the North Chapel.

Graveside services for Helen will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the National Cemetery with Chaplain Dewayne Renfro officiating. Helen will be laid to rest by her late husband, James.

Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, Tn. 37343. 

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.


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