Bryan Christopher Craine

Thursday, November 1, 2018
Bryan Christopher Craine

Bryan Christopher Craine, 44, of Manila, passed from this life Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, at his home. Born in St. Louis, Mo., he had been a lifelong Lost Cane/Manila area resident and a 1992 graduate of Manila High School. Bryan was employed by DENSO in Osceola as an LPE senior team leader; he enjoyed hunting, fishing and golfing. Bryan recently accepted Jesus into his heart while at the Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.

He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Raymond Craine and Van Halfacre.

Survivors include his wife, Allison Poynor Craine of the home; his son, Christopher Bryan Craine of Ft. Hood, Texas; two daughters, Brittany Whitaker and husband Austin of Tupelo, Miss., and Cortney Orris and husband Ty of Manila; one stepson, Drake Day of Manila; parents, Ronnie Craine, Deborah Jacoby and husband Tommy, all of Manila; two brothers, Dr. Corey Craine and wife Brooke of Jonesboro and Brett Craine and wife Lauren of Pine Bluff; paternal grandmother, Lorene Craine of Jacksonville; maternal grandmother, Calvnita Halfacre of Manila. He also leaves two grandsons, Brentley Orris and Kaycen Orris; one nephew, Braxton Craine; three nieces, Georgia Craine, Laurel Craine and Mabrey Craine.

Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Mr. John Beal officiating. Serving as honorary pallbearers are Lynn Wilmuth, John Boyd, Jason Walton, Mike Mattingly, James Sowell, Gary Gerling, Todd Ashabranner and Jim Boreson. 

The family will receive receive visitors Thursday afternoon from 4 until service time. 

Lasting memorials may be made to The Bryans Fight Charity at First Commercial Bank in Blytheville, Manila and Osceola. 

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