- Ada, Oklahoma

October 24, 2013

Eva Crow

Ada —

Services for Eva Crow, 87, of Ada, are 2 p.m. Friday at Criswell Funeral Home Chapel, the Revs. Ray Talbott and David Browning officiating. Burial follows at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mrs. Crow died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at an Oklahoma City hospital. She was born May 22, 1926, in Fewel, Okla., in Pushmataha County to Joseph “Joe” Brown and Emmaline Walden Brown. She attended Star School. She later received a Licensed Practical Nursing license from Valley View Regional Hospital in Ada. 

She married Hansford T. “Buddy” Crow on March 16, 1946. He died Oct. 8, 1999. Mrs. Crow was a Licensed Practical Nurse at Coalgate, Atoka and Ada hospitals. She was a member of Oak Avenue Baptist Church.

Survivors include her five sons, Shannon Crow and wife Vickii, Norman, Dana Crow and wife Kathy, Miama, Okla., Lynn Crow and wife Susie, Wynnewood, Dale Crow and wife Denise, Centrahoma, and Dean Crow and wife Jamie, Blanchard; two brothers, Clarence Brown of California, and Arnel Brown, Huntsville, Texas; two sisters, Lola Conaster, Coalgate, and Vada Moses, Claremore; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and brothers and sisters, Forrest Brown, Verna Henshaw, Phoenix Brown, Rufus, Brown, Ruby Crumpley, Bob Brown, Hazel Henshaw, and Harlan Brown.

Bearers will be her grandsons, Clifton Crow, Tyler Crow, Matt Crow, Nick Crow, Adam Crow, James Bouse and Jamie Sasnett. Honorary bearers will be Phil Drennan, Dakota Hedgecock, Thomas Madden, Tom Heck and Wade Powell.

The family says those who wish may make memorials to Oak Avenue Baptist Church Falls Creek Youth Fund, c/o Oak Avenue Baptist Church, 523 N. Oak, Ada, OK 74820.