Lorraine Elizabeth Ashcraft


(Aug. 7, 1962 - Jan. 29, 2011)

Lorraine Elizabeth Ashcraft died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, in Powell. She was 48.

Lorraine was born Aug. 7, 1962 in Globe, Ariz., the daughter of Fredrick Raymond Wilson and Bertha May Hall.

She attended school in Pima and Tucson, Ariz., and received a certificate in electronics.

On Feb. 3, 1990, Lorraine married David Ashcraft in Safford, Ariz., and the couple made their home in Pima, Ariz., and Powell.

Lorraine was a housewife, raising the couple’s children, Anthony and Stephani.

She was preceded in death by her father, Fredrick Wilson; mother Bertha Coons; and stepfather Nyle Coons.

She is survived by her husband, David; son Anthony of Powell; daughter Stephani Newell of Ohio; brother Audie Wilson of Safford, Ariz.; sister Sharon Logan of Safford; and three grandchildren.

A viewing will take place on Sunday, Feb. 6 from 1-3 p.m. at the Thompson Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held in Pima, Ariz., next week.

Thompson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.