Wilma Louise Crain

February 07, 1946 - March 14, 2015 

Wilma Louise Crain

February 07, 1946 - March 14, 2015 

Obituary for Wilma Louise Crain

Mrs. Wilma Louise Whiteside Crain age 69 of the Shingle Hollow Community went to her Heavenly Home on Saturday March 14, 2015 surrounded by her loving family. In addition to her many roles as a pastor’s wife Wilma worked as a seamstress for Tanner Company for a number of years and was a bus driver for the Rutherford County School System. She is survived by her husband Rev. Jack Crain pastor of Shingle Hollow Congregational Holiness Church, daughter Thesa Crain Beatenbough and husband Barry of Canon, GA their children Leigh and Laura; daughter Phebe Crain Martin and husband Herbie of Rutherfordton and their children Molly and Maggie; daughter Melinda Crain Bates and husband Norris “Junior” Bates of Forest City and their children Justin Dean, Tripper Reynolds, Chris Bates; son Jack Roger Crain, Jr. and wife Emily Moore Crain of Rutherfordton, NC and their children Aniston and Marquez Carson. She was preceded in death by her mother Vera Louise Whiteside of Rutherfordton, NC. Sister Crain will lie in state at Shingle Hollow Congregational Holiness Church on Monday March 16, 2015 from 10 AM until 5 PM for those wishing to pay their respects but are unable to attend the visitation. She will also lie in state Tuesday March 17, 2015 from 10 AM until 2 PM for those wishing to pay their respects but are unable to attend the funeral service. The family will receive friends from 5 PM until 8 PM Monday March 16, 2015 at Shingle Hollow Congregational Holiness Church.
Funeral services will be held 4 PM Tuesday March 17, 2015 at Shingle Hollow Congregational Holiness Church with Rev. Jonathan Randall and Rev. Stephen Phillips officiating. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to SHCHC Fellowship Hall Building Fund 2466 Cove Road Rutherfordton, NC 28139.

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