WAYCROSS — Robert McCraw, 81, of Waycross died Thursday, October 22, 2020, at Southeast Georgia Health Systems in Brunswick after an extended illness. McCraw was born in Cherokee County, South Carolina to the late William Grant Mc- Craw and Maudie Robbins McCraw. He worked for Black R o c k Mountain State Park in Clayton, Georgia before moving to Waycross in the late 1960s. In Waycross, he served as Superintendent for Laura S. Walker State Park until his retirement in 1997. McCraw was a member of Waycross First Church of the Nazarene, where he served on the church board and was a member of the Senior Adult Sunday School Class. A sports enthusiast, McCraw was an avid golfer, Atlanta Braves fan, and Georgia Bulldog fan. Along with his parents, McCraw was preceded in death by his daughter, Perri Lee McCraw Carver; his grandson, Justin Evan Corson; one sister, Peggy Amic; and one brother, Billy Mc- Craw. McCraw is survived by his wife, Janice McCraw of Waycross; four children, Kevin Wright and his wife, Kelley, of Blackshear, Keith Wright and his wife, Jane, of Waycross, Bob McCraw Jr., of Clayton, Georgia, and Deddie Corson and her husband, Chris, of Brunswick; 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; a sister, Doris Dearybury of Boiling Springs, South Carolina; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives. A funeral service was held Tuesday, October, 27, in the Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Chris Padgett officiating. Burial was held in Thomas Cemetery with military honors provided by the United States Army. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Waycross First Church of the Nazarene, 2505 Alice Street, Waycross, Georgia 31501. Sympathy may be expressed by signing online at www.milesodumfuneralhome.com.