Allen Randolph Craig, 68, of Inola, passed away on Monday, February 17, 2020 in his home. Allen was born on May 23, 1951 in Tulsa, Oklahoma; the son of Eugene “Gene” and Ruth “Naomi” (Belew) Craig. Allen spent most of his life living around the Mayes County area, graduating from the Oklahoma School of the Blind in 1969. After graduating, he went on to become an X-ray Technician and retired from Integris Hospital in Pryor. Allen loved motorcycles; he was recently inducted into the Rancheros Motorcycle Club as an honorary member. He loved all genres of music and enjoyed playing the drums. Allen loved spending time with family and having family cookouts. He was a computer genius and could take his computer apart just to put it all back together to make it better and faster. Allen was a great father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Memorial services for Allen will be held on Monday, March 2, 2020 at 1:00 p.m., at the Parkview Missionary Baptist Church in Chouteau, Oklahoma, with Pastor Daniel Smith officiating. To leave his family a message, visit his Book of Memories at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Cremation arrangements were under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Allen is survived by his son, Kendall Craig and wife Christy of Pryor, Oklahoma; daughters Kimberly Sellers and husband Chad of Chouteau, Oklahoma, Barbara Rodriguez and husband Margarito “Kato” of Leach, Oklahoma, Martina Hussein and husband Mahmoud of Wallingford, Pennsylvania, and Katrina McGee of Williamstown, New Jersey; sister, Jane Craig of Colorado Springs, Colorado; 20 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and many other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his wife, Marie, and his parents, Gene and Ruth Craig.