Nevellen Craddock, age 81, of Munfordville, KY, passed Tuesday, February 21, 2023, at her home. She was a member of the Munfordville Presbyterian Church. She was a former chairman of the Hart County Library Board. She was the President of the Women's Club. Mrs. Craddock was a math and AP Computer Science Teacher for 28 years at Hart County High School. She was the daughter of the late Carl Vernon Clark and the late Rachel Pierce Clark She is preceded in death by her brother, Mendel Clark.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years, J.D. Craddock; three children, Clark Craddock (Kelly McFadzean), Munfordville, KY, John Craddock (Valerie), Glasgow, KY, Carter Craddock (Margaret), Louisville, KY; seven grandchildren, John Carter, Mary, Alexander, Pierce, and Nelson Craddock; John Austin and Jamison Geralds three sisters, Pam Shive (Charles), Camellia Edwards (Steve), and Tammy Ojo (Akinlolu); One Brother, Dr. Keith Clark (Becky); Her beloved Cat, Whiskers.
Nevellen was an avid and generous gardener and native plant advocate. She loved traveling with her family and most especially her husband. She also loved playing cards, beach-combing, knitting with friends, collecting ferns and rocks, She had a deep love of nature, the Green River, and baskets. She passed her love of reading to all her family and many friends. She was a tremendous role model with her love of math, computer programming, natural sciences, and justice. She will be missed but left us so many things to remind us to appreciate all that is around us and within us.
The family will receive friends 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Thursday, February 23, 2023 at Munfordville Presbyterian Church. Funeral services will be held at Munfordville Presbyterian Church at 12:00 PM, Thursday, February 23, 2023, Rev. Suzanne Barrow officiating. Burial will follow at Munfordville Municipal Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Mrs. Craddock's memory to the Hart County Scholarship Alliance, C/O Steve Kistler, P.O. Box 501, Munfordville, KY 42765.
Brooks Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.