David B. Craig

April 29, 1939 ~ August 26, 2020 (age 81)


David Bruce Craig, 81, of Melrose, FL passed away suddenly on August 26, 2020.  He was born in Boston, Massachusettes.

After moving to Florida, he proudly worked as a power plant operator for GRU, at the Deerhaven Power Plant, and received an award for 21 years of dedicated service there.

David loved fishing and camping and often ventured into the woods, with his children.  Another favorite hobby was photography and photo shop. With his creative sense of humor, he made, as gifts, many pictures of people in places they had never been! He also loved to collect antiques and other memorabelia.

He is preceded in death by a daughter, Kimberly Craig Markey.  

He leaves behind to mourn his loss, his loving wife, of 43 years, Barbara Ann Savoy Craig, 5 children; Robert Craig, Valerie Craig Perry, Wendy Craig, Brian Craig, his 3 sisters, 1 brother.  10 grandsons, 1 great grandson, and his trusty feline friend, Hammy.

A memorial service at Melrose United Methodist Church will be announced a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations could be made to Melrose United Methodist Church at 5802 Centre St., Melrose, FL 32666

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