Ruth Mary McCrackin Freeman

Posted at 2:11 PM on Jan 3, 2018


Ruth Mary McCrackin Freeman, 80, of Taylorsville, passed away January 3, 2018, at Valley Nursing Center after a lengthy illness. She was born in Habersham County, Georgia, on April 19, 1937, to the late Judge Patrick and Icey Evans McCrackin. She was a homemaker and attended children in her home and was a member of New Life Community Baptist Church in Statesville.In addition to her parents she was predeceased by a brother Judge Lyman McCrackin and a sister, Linda Connell.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter; Julie Freeman and fiancé, Hannibal Roberts of Taylorsville; two brothers; Sylvia McCrackin and wife Shirley of Taylorsville and Burns McCrackin, and a sister, Lona Jordan and husband, Rev. Samuel Jordan all of Statesville. Ruth is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and special friends.

A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, January 6, 2018, at New Life Community Baptist Church, 496 Jennings Rd. Statesville, NC. The Rev. Samuel Jordan will officiate. The family will receive friends at the church from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be private by the family.

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