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Diane Cranfill
In Memory of

Diane Shane Cranfill

1957 - 2018

Obituary of Diane Cranfill


Diane Swafford Cranfill, age 60, of Bledsoe County, Tennessee, went to be with the lord Tuesday, April 17, 2018.  She was of the Baptist faith.

   She was born May 28, 1957 in Battle Creek. Michigan. Diane worked at I.A.C in Dayton, TN for 30 years. Diane loved spending time with her grandchildren, antiquing, and going to yard sales.   

  She was preceded in death by her parents, Carlos C. Swafford and Nonive Felts Swafford; and sisters Shirley Wendland and Reva (Mack) Swafford.

  Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Elton (Kita) Cranfill of Knoxville and Eric Cranfill of Pikeville; grandchildren, Ian, Mason, Alex, Alanna, McKenna, and Nora; sisters, Velma (Riley) Frady of Pikeville, and Evelyn Swafford of Dayton; brother Michael K. Swafford of Pikeville; and many nieces and nephews.

   Funeral services will be Sunday at 2:00 p.m. CDT in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Jimmy Jewel officiating.  Burial will be in Summer City Cemetery.  Online condolences can be made at  The arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, Pikeville, TN.  Visitation will be held Saturday from 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m and Sunday from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m..