Earl Allen Cranmer

FORT WORTH, Texas – Former Salem resident Earl Allen Cranmer, 66, died Oct. 15 in Fort Worth, Texas.

Graveside services were held Saturday at Greenwood Memorial Park in Fort Worth. Visitation was held the previous evening.

Mr. Cranmer was born March 15, 1947 in Salem. He was a 1965 Salem High School graduate. He honorably served in the U.S. Army and was a Vietnam War veteran.

He was married for 20 years to his wife, Christa Latham Cranmer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dean and Eleanor Bailey Cranmer; and brothers Lee William and Scott R. Cranmer.

Survivors include his wife, siblings Dave (Barb) Cranmer, Sally (Donald) Vocca, Linda Cook, Richard (Sandra) Cranmer and Kim (Rita) Cranmer; son, Scott Cranmer; and other family members and friends.

Memorial contribution may be made to the Salem High School Alumni Association.