Sidney Kale Craig
Sidney Kale Craig was born in Richmond, California, on Dec. 12, 1944, to George and Syble (Briggs) Craig-Coke. He departed this life on Feb. 6, 2020, at the age of 75 years, one month and 27 days.

He was a 1963 graduate of Tahlequah High School, where he lettered in football. Following graduation, he began a career as an electrician at Hammons Electric. He worked for several companies before beginning a 17-year career at Northeastern State University.

The birth of his children and grandchildren held a very special place in his life. He was an involved member in the community of Hulbert where he served on the school board. He also served as assistant fire chief, announced the football games and was a proud member of the Booster Club, J.C.s, and the Lions Club.

Sidney has been preceded in death by a sister, Ginger Beach.

He leaves behind his wife, Charlene (Lillard) Craig of the home; two children, Michael Craig and wife Terri of Broken Arrow, and daughter Shelly Craig of Tahlequah; four grandchildren, Matt Craig, Jackson Craig, Madilyn Joice and Tyler Joice; as well as many other friends and loved ones.
Published on February 7, 2020


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Tammy ( Vaughn) Cook
Feb 10, 2020
I grew up with Michael, I am So Very Sorry for your family’s Loss. Praying for your family♥️
Deborah Heath
Feb 09, 2020
So sorry for your loss. Anything we can please let us know. Prayers for everyone.