The Ada News
Services for Oma Jean Crawford, 87, of Ada are at 10 a.m. Thursday at The River Church. The Rev. Robert Ware and Kenneth Butler will officiate. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. today at Criswell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Crawford died Monday, May 13, 2013, at a local nursing home.
She was born March 14, 1926, at Stonewall to Andrew M. and Violet V. Bourne Cecil. She attended Oakman grade school and graduated from Byng High School.
She married Harrel Marven Crawford on Feb. 17, 1945, in Ada.
Mrs. Crawford was a homemaker and a longtime member of The River Church. She served as the head of the primary department at the church for over 50 years, had served as the head of the meal programs at church and was a member of the Women’s Auxiliary.
Survivors include her husband, Harrel Crawford, of the home; daughter, Carol Voyles of Ada; two sons, Philip Crawford and his wife, Mildred, and Eddie Crawford, all of Ada; her grandchildren, Marsha Bayatfar and husband, Hamid, Jeanna Gregory and husband, Les, Julee Crawley and husband, Ralph, Alyson Jordan and husband, Michael, Michael Crawford and Ashley Crawford; great-grandchildren Niku, Ariel, Jasmine, Lailee and Alvon Bayatfar, Wesley and Sarah Eaves, Amanda, Cheyenne and Tres Gregory, Ashlan Walker, Amber Gannon, Dayden Crawford-Welch, Micah Crawford, Kelsee Crawley, Dae Jon and Reece Jordan; a great-great-granddaughter, AnnaBel Walker; two sisters, Vondel Coffman and Geneva Cecil, both of Watsonville, Calif.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Gale Cecil and Dale Cecil.
Obituaries may be viewed and online condolences sent to criswellfh.com.
Criswell Funeral Home, Ada