Shields “Sug” Berkley McCracken

Updated: Mar 19



Shields “Sug” Berkley McCracken, 77, went to be with the Lord on March 14, 2020 at Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon, VA.


He was born December 29, 1942 to the late William and Helen Dunn McCracken in Washington County, VA.


Including his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Mary “Sammy” McCracken; brothers, Thomas, Bulford and Arvin McCracken; sister-in-law, Voliet McCracken.


Survivors include, son, Jessie Baumgardner and wife Regina; sisters, Margaret Hicks and husband John, Georgie Joyce and husband Willie, Dell Holt and Jane Jessee, granddaughters, Virginia Joines and husband Greg, Jessie Bailey and husband Austin; grandsons, Peyton and Gabriel Joines; great granddaughter, Kylie Bailey; also, special sister-in-law, Jenny Hicks; also, many nieces and nephews.


A graveside service will take place 11 AM Wednesday, March 18, 2020 in the Old Glade Presbyterian Church Cemetery with Bradley Tilson officiating. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the cemetery by 10:45 AM.


The family will be accepting friends at the residence of Mr. McCracken at 31282 Old Stage Rd, Glade Spring, VA. 24340.


Frost Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 250 E. Main St., Abingdon, Va., is honored to serve the family of Mr. McCracken.

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