Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, March 29, 2018, at Llano Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Military rites are provided by Volleys for Veterans. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
John was born March 9, 1953, to Charles and Louise Friemel Craddock in Canyon and raised in Keyes, Oklahoma. He earned a Bachelor’s degree from Eastern New Mexico University.
John retired from the U.S. Army, coached and taught for many years at Tse’ Yi’ Gai High School on the Navaho Reservation.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, James Robert Craddock.
Survivors include three sisters, Patricia Thompson and Jennifer Burtram, both of Amarillo, and Kathy Parks, of Mansfield; four brothers, Mike Craddock of Fulton, Missouri, Billy Craddock, of Indiana, Ricky Craddock, of Woodward, Oklahoma, and Raymond Craddock, of Lubbock; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family suggests memorials to any children’s sports or school activities.