Dr. Gordon Wayne McCraw

Dr. Gordon Wayne McCraw of Tulsa, Okla., passed away May 21, 2014. He was born Oct. 1, 1953 in Abilene, Texas to Bob and Jacquetta McCraw.

In 1975, he was graduated with honors with a degree in Microbiology from Oklahoma State University. Afterwards, he matriculated at the Oklahoma University College of Medicine. Graduating in 1979, He moved to Fort Smith, where he raised his family and completed his residency in Family Medicine. He went on to practice medicine in Booneville, Charleston, and Fort Smith for the next 24 years before his retirement.

A funeral service will be held at St. John’s Episcopal Church on Friday, May 30, at 10 a.m. with visitation to follow.

He is survived by his three sons, Jeremy and wife Malaya, Michael and wife Jennifer and Christopher; his mother,Jacquetta; sister ,Teresa; brother, Kevin, and seven grandchildren. F