Obituary of Florence Waldrop Crawford ~ 1999
Transcribed by Joseph Cook
Florence Waldrop Crawford, 81 of Old Fort died Monday April 19, 1999 in the McDowell Hospital. Born to the late Woodard and Mary Evans Waldrop, she was a homemaker and a member of Old Fort Presbyterian Church.
Surviving is his husband Robert J. “Bud” Crawford; two sons: John S. Crawford of Asheville and Buddy Crawford of the home; two daughters: Sue Gibbs and Judy Sims, both of Old Fort; two brothers, Tim McIlvain of Memphis, TN; four sisters: Marie Mathis of Garland, TX, Edith Duncan of W. Memphis, AR; Susie Bradford and Monta Bradford, both of Bartlett, TN; three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 Wednesday April 21 at Old Fort Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Will Neville will officiate and burial will be in Old Fort City Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be made to Old Fort Presbyterian Church E. Main St. Old Fort, NC 28762. Kirksey Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday April 28, 1999 Volume 5 # 17