October 8, 1976 ~ April 15, 2020

Born in: Elizabethtown, KY

Bro. Ivan Wayne Craddock, 43, of Glasgow, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at his residence. Ivan was born in Elizabethtown, KY, October 8, 1976, to the late Art Craddock and Margie Webb Craddock who survives. Ivan was called to preach on November 16, 2016. He preached his first sermon at Bethel Independent Baptist Church on December 21, 2016. His ministry continued, as he preached at the local nursing homes in Glasgow. He was a member of the Masonic ACME lodge # 851 of Bonnieville. Ivan was a diehard Republican, a huge New England Patriot Fan, and a member of the Bethel Independent Baptist Church.

Survivors include his mother, Margie Webb Craddock of Priceville, KY; wife, Amie Chism Craddock of Glasgow, KY; step-daughter, Briana Perkins of Glasgow; sister, Melissa Whitman (Jason) of Summersville, KY; nieces, Allie Whitman, Erin Whitman and Chloe Chism; nephews, Jack Trivette (Megan Scott) and Tucker Chism; brother-in-law, Chris Chism (Stephanie) of Glasgow; Mother-in-law, Charlotte Chism of Glasgow; cousins, aunts and uncles also survive.

In addition to his father, he is preceded in death by his father-in-law, Kenny Chism.

A private graveside service will be held on Saturday, April 18th at the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

A.F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Ivan Craddock. Please share your condolences with the family at www.crowfuneralhome.com.

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  1. Ivan, you will be sorely missed. You were a great friend and will always hold a special place in my memory. We had some great conversations and I probably saw eye to eye with you, more than anyone. Thank you for the good times and most of all, your friendship.

  2. Melissa,Jason and girls. So sorry about your loss. May God bless and comfort all the family’s hearts at this sad time. Love and blessings.

  3. He will surely be missed.
    Great Christian man. Loved seeing him at church.
    Prayers for all.

  4. Amie I’m so sorry for your loss . You are in my thoughts and prayers.I know the days ahead will be hard,
    keep looking up, God is our comfort. You and family are in my prayers

  5. So sorry Amie. Our family loved Ivan and his opinions that he proudly expressed with love, consideration, and conviction. He was a good man and will be missed. We are praying for your sweet family!

  6. So very sorry. We are keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers during these difficult days and in the days ahead. Much love, Michael and Charlotte

  7. So sorry to hear about Ivan’s passing, have a lot of good memories of him, we’ll be praying for all of you in the days ahead.

  8. So sorry for your loss!! Ivan was such a good man!! My thoughts and prayers are with you all!! Love and hugs

  9. Heaven has gained a wonderful person He was such a happy guys I was so blessed to have worked with him. I will see him in heaven someday.
    My prayers are with his family.
    God Bless you all

  10. Aime, We are so sorry for your loss. Bro. Ivan was a good man and he will be missed. We are keeping you in our thoughts and our prayers. Love you!

  11. Brother you will be missed I loved you like a brother and will miss bickering with you about the Patriots and Tom Brady don’t worry I’ll take care of Amie and no one will ever bother her or harm her in anyway love you RIP

  12. we worked with Ivan for a mean of years at the Louisville bedding plan in Munfordville , L van was one of the nicest guys’ had ever meet . our prayers goes out to the family .

  13. I didn’t know Ivan very well, but He and my Dad, John Robert Miller, talked very often until Dad’s death in February. I met him during Dad’s funeral visitation. A quiet soft spoken man that wanted to show and do what he could for anyone he genuinely cared about. I see why he and Dad spoke often on the phone. Prayers for all of the family at this most difficult time. Donnie & Lori Miller

  14. Amy I just found out about Ivan. I’m so sorry for your loss. I’m sending my love and prayers for you and the family.

    Pam Clarkson

  15. Amie and Chloe,
    So sorry for your loss! Sending prayers your way!
    Scott, Devonda, Hayden, and Haley

  16. Revelation 14:13
    And I heard a voice from heaven saying, “Write this: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on.” “Blessed indeed,” says the Spirit, “that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow them!

  17. Amie & Briana,
    We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Chris, Diane, Baylee and Katelyn Reece

  18. Amie, sweet lady,I’m so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Brother Ivan will truly be missed.

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