George R. ‘Ron’ Craft

Jan 24, 2014

1947 —2014

LAKELAND, FL. — George R. "Ron" Craft, 66, slipped away on Jan. 20, 2014, of complications from pancreatic cancer.

He was a son, a brother, a father, a grandfather, a stepfather, and a husband to the love of his life and best friend, Maud.

In addition to his wife, Maud, he is survived by his beloved daughter, Jennifer, and son-in-law, Bobby Batson, and their son and his grandson, Matthew, of Lakeland; his loving step-son Jon Fuchs of Tallahassee; his sister, Brenda Craft, the kindest, caring person ever born; the most wonderful mom God ever saw fit to breathe life in, Evelyn Craft, and Jen's mom, Lee Craft, all of Lakeland.

He is preceded in death by the best father a guy could ever have, J.B. "Jake" Craft Jr. and his two best pals, Jake and Cutter.

Lakeland Funeral Home is caring for the Craft family.