Mary Alice (Fleming) Craven, 87, Hays, formerly of Russell, died Sunday, June 23, 2019, at Hays Medical Center.

She was born March 7, 1932, in Ellsworth County to Hazen and Edith (Bailey) Fleming. She graduated from Ellsworth High School and was a graduate of Fort Hays State University with a degree in nursing.

She married Harold Dean Craven on June 10, 1956, in Ellsworth. He preceded her in death Jan. 28, 1996. She was a registered nurse at St. Anthony Hospital in Hays for over 23 years prior to retiring.

Survivors include two sons, David Allan Craven and Michael Dean Craven, both of Hays; a sister, Dorothy Lacey, Abilene; and five grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter and a grandchild.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell; burial in Russell City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday with family present to greet friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.