SYLVESTER -- Mr. Jackson Cravey, 59, of Sumner died Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital

The funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday December 15, 2012 at Banks Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow in the Hillcrest Cemetery. The Rev. Mike Davis will officiate.

Mr. Cravey was born on January 7, 1953 to Bryant Joseph and Carolyn Jones Cravey in Sylvester and had lived in Worth County all his life. He was a graduate of the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, member of the UGA Alumni and was employed with Walgreens as a Pharmacist. Mr. Cravey was a pilot and enjoyed scuba diving. He was a member of Pinson Memorial United Methodist Church, former Jaycee and worked several years on the Georgia Peanut Festival.

Survivors include his sons, Ben Cravey and fiance Tara of Tifton, Tyler Cravey of Sumner; mother, Carolyn J. Cravey of Sylvester; brother, Joseph Cravey (Susan) of Abbeville; sister, Elizabeth C. Kraus (Christian) of Kite; nieces Sarah Catherine Kraus and Caroline Kraus..

The family will receive friends on Friday from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Banks Funeral Home.

Mr. Cravey was preceded in death by his father, Bryant Joseph Cravey.

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