Obituary: Samuel Lee Crawford

Friday, September 3, 2010

Samuel Lee "Sammy" Crawford, 71, of the Holt's Corner Community, died Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010.

Mr. Crawford was the son of the late James and Lona Crawford.

He is survived by wife, Cheryl Crawford; daughters, Karen Towns, Lori (Preston) Mangrum, and Lisa (Charles) Reed; adopted daughter, Mollie Beard (daughter of Amy Brannon); stepsons, Josh Beasley and Billy Joe Ford; stepdaughter, Bobbie (George) Pruitt; brother, David "Mule" (LuLu) Crawford; sisters, Maggie (Tootie) Marlin and Louise (Sonny) Ivey; 12 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 3, at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home with Larry Chatman officiating.

Burial will be in Williamson Memorial Gardens.

The pallbearers will be Justin Mangrum, John Hutchison, Anthony Bruce, Waylon Owen, Kenneth Reed, Bill Crawford, George Pruitt, and Ray Towns III.

Memorials may be made to the Sammy Crawford Memorial Fund.