Mary Eleanor Garnett Crawford Kranz, 85, Hopkinsville, died at 2:23 p.m. Saturday, June 27,

2020 at Jennie Stuart Health.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Rosedale Cemetery in Pembroke with the Rev. Dr. Todd Gray officiating. Hughart, Beard & Giles Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

A native of Hopkinsville, she was born Nov. 28, 1934, the daughter of the late Robert Downer Garnett and Mary Catherine Gee Garnett.

She was retired from the State of Kentucky. She graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1956. She was a member of First Baptist Church for over 72 years. She was also a member of the Jamestowne Society and a former member of the Daughters of the America Revolutions.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Sterling Crawford Jr., who died in 1978; her second husband, Raymond John Kranz, who died in 2000; and a brother.

Survivors include her sons, Robert S. Crawford and Lee Garnett (Tammy) Crawford, both of Hopkinsville; and three grandchildren.

Memorial contributions are suggested to First Baptist Church, 1400 S. Main St., Hopkinsville, KY 42240.

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