Bill Crawford, 87, of the Oak Glen Community, went to be with the Lord on Friday, November 29, 2019 at Holston Valley Medical Center. He had owned and operated the Crawford Grocery Store, Greene County. Bill had retired from Eastman Chemical Co. He always enjoyed meeting his friends at the Oak Glen Community Center. Bill also enjoyed going to flea markets and visiting friends.
He is preceded in death by, wife; Juanita Crawford; daughter, Joan Hicks; parents, John and Iona Crawford; sister, Helen Hite; 4 brothers, Raymond Crawford , Bob Crawford , Austin Crawford and Kermit Crawford.
Bill is survived by his son; Gale Crawford and wife Carol; 3 grandchildren Bradley Gardner and wife April, Evan Crawford and wife Leslie, and Lauren Misciagna and husband Joey; 2 great-grandchildren, Harrison Crawford and Stella Misciagna, 2 sisters; Wanda Forbes and husband Willis, and Blanche Lightner, 4 brothers; Charles Crawford and wife Mona, Jack Crawford, John Crawford Jr, and Jerry Crawford; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 12 to 2 p.m. on Monday, December 2, 2019 at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Fall Branch. Funeral services will follow at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor David Salley officiating.
Burial will follow at Oak Glen Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Oak Glen Cemetery fund, c/o Joy Lyons, 224 Cherry Lane, Fall Branch TN, 37656.
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