Russell Craig

Russell Craig, 87, passed away on May 14th, 2018 in Shawnee, KS.  He was born on September 24th, 1930 in Pleasanton, KS to Russell Samuels and Louise Craig Shuey.   Russell taught in the Shawnee Mission School District for close to 50 years and a lifelong Barbershopper.  Russell was preceded in death by his son, Daniel Craig.  He is survived by his wife, Nancy Craig; daughters, Jocelyn Jacobs; Amy (John) Cruz; son, F. Alexander (Isaac) Hamill; eight grandchildren and one great grandchild. 


Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Sunday, May 27th at Shawnee Mission Unitarian Universalist Church, 9400 Pflumm Rd, Lenexa, KS, 66215. 


Memorial donations may be made to Harmony Foundation, 110 Seventh Ave N., Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37203.

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Posted in Kansas City Obituaries, Obituaries | on Tuesday, May. 15th 2018 | 1 Comment »

One Comment on “Russell Craig”

  1. Laura Richardson (Smith) Says:

    I’m so sorry to hear that dear Russ has passed. I’ll always remember his beautiful voice and his love for his family and music.

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