Velma Louise Hargrave

1939 - 2023

In Loving Memory
Velma Louis Hargrave
May 7, 1939-September 8, 2023

Velma Louis Hargrave, 84, was born May 7, 1939, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She was preceded in
death by her parents Edna Moore, George Craven, a brother Donald Craven, and a son Jerry craven.

She leaves behind a husband, Danny Hargrave of Lexington, 8 children, Fayanna Christopher(Clarence)
and Glen Craven(Ann) of Tucson Arizona, Danny Craven of Tennessee, Donald Craven(Shawanda) of
Akron Ohio, Kenneth Craven of Greensboro, N.C., Darrell Craven, Michael Craven(Dana) of Lexington,
N.C., and Leslie Huntley of Lexington, N.C.
She had 23 grandchildren and a host of great grandchildren.
Velma was baptized as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses on June 6, 1969, with the desire to help as many as
possible learn about the bible and Jehovah’s purpose for mankind’s future. She also wanted to help
people physically and did so working in health care until she retired. Her favorite colors were purple and
turquoise, and you would most likely see her wearing one of these colors. She was a fine dresser and
made sure all the pieces matched.
As one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Velma had a bible knowledge that made her believe that if she was to
fall asleep in death, that she would be remembered by Jehovah and his Son Jesus, and that they will
bring her back to life on a paradise earth.
Acts 24:15
And I have hope toward God, which hope these men also look forward to, that there is
going to be a resurrection of both the righteous and the unrighteous.


5 tributes for Velma Louise Hargrave

  1. Leslie Huntley

    I Love You Mommy see u soon♥️♥️♥️

  2. Natalya Little

    I love you granny missing you like crazy already

  3. Donald Craven

    Love you mother hope your resting peacefully

  4. Marcus Craven

    I love you Grandma ❤️
    I will never forget what you taught me of forgiveness and the doing of GODS will. You were always so pleasant, even in the midst of adversity. There’s so many things that we can hold on to that you were accustomed to. I will always cherish these precious jewels 💎 of wisdom.
    May Almighty God be forever pleased with your beautiful life and spirit, and May he bless all of your family with a double portion of your spirit.

    🕊️Rest In Peace🕊️

  5. Lando Craven

    Heyyy mama I want you know your on my mind heavy, every little thing I do now reminds me of you, I haven’t been able to sleep at nite thinking about you, I just feel so numb inside but you know I’m going to keep my head up and be the man you raised me to be!! Watch over me and the family until we meet again! I love you grandma!! 😘


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