The funeral service will be conducted at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, October 12, 2013 at Jackson Grove Baptist Church, Pryor Road, Cobb, Georgia. Interment will follow in Hawkins Cemetery, Seed Farm Road, Desoto, Georgia.
Mrs. Crawford was born July 22, 1919 in Desoto, Sumter County, Georgia to the late James Frazier and Emma Frazier. She was preceded in death by one sister, Rebecca Brown of Dalton, Georgia.
Mrs. Crawford was educated in the Public School System of Sumter County and later became an educator herself. She taught school in her community for several years. She was united in holy matrimony to the late John Crawford and union they were blessed with four children. One daughter, Emma Crawford Vaughn of Detroit, Michigan preceded her in death. She also was preceded in death by four grandchildren Phyllis Brown, Towanda Crawford, George Wright, and Lamar Wright. She joined the Mt. Ramah Primitive Baptist Church of Leslie, Georgia. She later moved her membership to Little Rock Primitive Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan and actively served as a committee member.
Survivors are three children, Fred Crawford, Atlanta, Georgia, Gladys Wright (George) and James Frazier Crawford (Lillie) all of Cobb, Georgia; a host of grandchildren and one devoted caregiver, Nikki Crawford and a host of great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, other relatives, and friends.
- Tina Meadows(Wednesday, October 09 13 11:35 pm EDT)
Rest in peace my dear Sister in Christ and my beloved friend.
- Pagie & Mae Belle Thomas(Wednesday, October 09 13 08:39 am EDT)
Sincere condolences to your family as you mourn the passing of your beloved. May God hold you in His loving arms.