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Staff members of Crafton Funeral Home are caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions. These requests and traditions are of utmost importance to our staff of licensed funeral directors.

Our Team

Tom Crafton

Tom Crafton

Funeral Director/Embalmer/ 1946-2017

Phone: 270-586-718

Tom was born and raised in Simpson County. His parents were Raymond and Helen Crafton. He graduated from Franklin Simpson High School in 1965. He earned his Mortuary Degree from Kentucky School of Mortuary Science located in Louisville in 1974. He was married to the former Ann Mary Tuck. They have 2 children - Patrick Crafton and wife Kristin and Mary Thomas Vincent and husband Eric along with seven grandchildren - Andrew, Hunter, Luke, Connor, Corbin, Salem and Della.

Ann Mary Crafton

Funeral Director/Owner

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 270-586-7118

Ann was born and raised in Simpson County. She graduated from Franklin Simpson High School in 1969. Her parents are Glespy and Bettye Sue Tuck. She obtained her Funeral Directors license in 1983.  Until his death in 2017 she and her husband Tom worked side by side for almost 40 years serving the community with personal and dedicated service.  They have two children - Patrick Crafton and wife Kristin and Mary Thomas Vincent and husband Eric along with 7 grandchildren - Andrew, Hunter, Luke, Connor, Corbin, Salem and Della.

Gary Crafton

Funeral Director

Phone: 270-586-7118

Gary was born and raised in Simpson County. His parents were Raymond and Helen Crafton. He graduated from Franklin Simpson High School in 1980. He obtained his Funeral Directors license in 1985. He is married to the former Jennifer Meador and they have one daughter, Anne Hayden Satterly and husband Landon along with a granddaughter - Annie Jo Satterly.

Patrick Crafton

Funeral Director/Embalmer/Manager

Phone: 270-586-7118

Patrick is a 1997 graduated of Franklin Simpson High School and a 1999 graduate of Mid America School of Funeral Service were he earned his degree in Mortuary Science. Patrick is married to the former Kristin Rogers.  They have four children - Hunter, Luke, Salem and Della.

Andrew Vincent

Apprentice

Phone: 270-586-7118

Andrew is the grandson of Thomas and Ann Mary Crafton.  He is a 2017 graduate of Franklin Simpson High School.  Andrew has begun his apprenticeship and is a student of Mid America college of Mortuary Science.

Questions? Call us 270-586-7118