Originally created 04/12/06

Richard Crawford (APPLING, Ga.)



APPLING, Ga. - Mr. Thomas Richard Crawford, Sr., 78, husband of Mrs. Renie Crawford, entered into rest Monday April 10, 2006, at the Medical College of Georgia. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 13, 2006, in Kiokee Baptist Church Cemetery, Appling, Ga., with the Reverend Charles Broome officiating. Mr. Crawford, a native of Columbia County, had retired after 30 years, from the Georgia Department of Transportation. He was a member of Kiokee Baptist Church. He loved life and was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Survivors include his wife, Renie Crawford; two sons, Rick Crawford (Cindy), Martinez, and Darrell Crawford (Carol), Evans; one brother Pierce Crawford, Harlem; one sister, Adele Rogers, Evans; three grandchildren, Lisa Land, Kelley Strickland and Ricky Crawford; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Active pallbearers will be Dale Rogers, Alan Rogers, Wayne Connor, Charles Crawford, Art Alves, Jake Pollard, and Robert Tankersley. If so desired, memorials may be made to the Philadelphia United Methodist Church, 780 Louisville Road, Harlem, GA 30814 Friends may call at the residence or Wednesday evening 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Starling Funeral Home, Hwy 78, Harlem, Ga. - Email condolence to the family at starling@familink.com. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-April 12, 2006