ORANGEBURG -- Geraldine B. Craven, 85, of Orangeburg passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, March 11, 2019.
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, March 15, at Northside Baptist Church in Orangeburg. The Rev. Dr. Shane Stutzman will be officiating.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Friday prior to the memorial service.
Mrs. Geraldine was born on Feb. 15, 1934, in Augusta, Ga. She was the daughter of the late Dozier A. Bohler and the late Jewell Bunch Bohler. She was a member of Northside Baptist Church and was retired after 26 years of service from the Regional Medical Center. She was predeceased by her husbands, Sammie Lee Griffis and Jeremiah Craven Sr.; her son, Sammy Griffis; and her grandson, Adam Griffis.
Survivors include two daughters, Jewel G. Milhouse (Theo) of Orangeburg and Doris G. Glover (Thomas) of Williston; eight grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; a brother, Douglas E. Bohler (Frances) of Murrells Inlet; a daughter-in-law, Barbara G. Prince of Prattville, Ala.; stepsons, Pat Craven and Jerry Craven; an adopted sister, Lillie Hall; a special niece, Betsy Eubanks; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Jennifer, Katelyn, Melody, Chaplain Dexter and Trinity Hospice for their love and support.
Friends may call at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Theo (Jewel) Milhouse.
Memorials may be made to Northside Baptist Church Vacation Bible School, 1250 Columbia Road, Orangeburg, SC 29115, or to Trinity Hospice, 690 Medical Park Drive # 400, Aiken, SC 29801.
Please sign the family's online guest book at www.thompsonfh.net.