Francis S. Credle

Published 3:25 pm Monday, December 3, 2007

By Staff
Mr. Francis Swindell Credle, 93, of 27057 U.S. Highway 264, Belhaven, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007 at Britthaven of Washington.
Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007 at the Soule Cemetery with Craig Hagen officiating.
Mr. Credle was born in Hyde Co. on October 23, 1914 to the late Herman Gray Credle and Mary Swindell Credle. In September 1936 he married Mary Harris who preceded him in death on July 10, 1989.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Ann Carawan of Pantego and Patsy C. Newman of Pantego; two sons, Jerry Credle of Pensacola, Fla. and Blount Credle of Duson, La.; one brother, Walter Gray Credle of Englehard; 13 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one grandson, two great grandsons, four brothers and three sisters.
Mr. Credle may be viewed at Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven and the family will receive friends at his home 27057 US Hwy 264, Belhaven.
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Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven is serving the Credle family.