Christine Lupardus, 69 - Sandyville

Christine Lupardus, 69, of Sandyville, died Thursday, January 26, 2006, in the Jackson General Hospital, Ripley.

She was born March 10, 1936, at Frame, a daughter of the late Estil A. and Otie May Moore Craft. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Virginia Osterhoudt; two grandsons, Bobby Joe Craft and Jeffrey William Harper; one great granddaughter, Victoria Craft; two sisters, Corine Newhouse and Irene White; four brothers, Herbert, Edward, Darrell and Buster Craft.

Mrs. Lupardus was a member of the Flood of Faith Ministries, New Era.

Survivors include two daughters, Elizabeth "Betty" Harper of Spencer and Wanda Cline of Kentucky; three sons, Louis Fields and Winfred Fields both of Spencer, Donald Fields of Greensboro, NC; two brothers, Denver Craft of Spencer and Johnny Craft of Parkersburg; 16 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren; two step grandchildren and two step great grandchildren.

A funeral service will be conducted Sunday, January 29 at 2:00 p.m. in the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, with Pastor James W. Catron officiating. Burial will be in the Billy Hunt Cemetery, Walton.

Friends may call at the funeral home one hour before the service on Sunday.