Eleanor Crane

Eleanor Crane

DORAVILLE Eleanor Crane Eleanor Williams Crane, age 80, of Doraville, GA, died April 12, 2013. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 47 years, Robert (Bob) Crane, her parents Lemuel Williams and Eula Williams. She is survived by daughters and sons-in-laws, Jerry and Elisa Crane Groendyke of Ft. Pierce, FL, Gary and Stacey Crane Wilbanks of Lawrenceville, GA, and Ray and Melanie Crane Estes of McCaysville, GA; grandchildren, Jarrett Wilbanks (Meredith), Grant Groendyke, Clayton Wilbanks and Hannah Wilbanks; sister and brother-in-law, Fran and Jim Dixon of PA. Mrs. Crane, an outgoing, witty and generous person enjoyed organizing social activities and was a very active member of Northwoods United Methodist Church. She was a native of Greenville, AL and settled in Doraville, GA over 50 years ago. Mrs. Crane was very involved in her beloved Doraville community. She was an honor graduate of Auburn University and was tapped for seven honoraries. She was a realtor for 35+ years. She loved spending time with her family, numerous friends including Lou Sadler and Ann Wilson, bridge groups, granddogs and vacationing with Eulita and Rawlings Dykes. The family will receive friends Saturday, April 20 at Northwoods United Methodist Church from 9:00 until 11:00am, a memorial service will follow. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to Northwoods United Methodist Church, 2635 Fairlane Dr., Doraville, GA 30340, 770-457-4576. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Funeral Home, Norcross 770-448-5757.