Joseph Edward Crawford, Sr.

Born: Fri., Jun. 11, 1948
Died: Mon., Apr. 10, 2017


2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Wed., Apr. 12, 2017
Location: Hart Funeral Home

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Wed., Apr. 12, 2017
Location: Hart Funeral Home

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Mr. Joseph Edward Crawford, Sr., age 68, of Bristol, died Monday afternoon (4/10/17) at the Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Waycross following a short illness.

Born June 11, 1948 in Surrency, GA, he was a son of the late Lester Lloyd and Betsy Alice Turner Crawford.  He lived most of his life in Pierce County where he was a farmer for the Jack Strickland Family. He was a member of Bristol Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Barbara Stone Crawford of Bristol; 2 sons, Jody and James Crawford, both of Blackshear; 3 sisters, Winifred Sweat of Blackshear, Arlene Manning of McKinnon, GA, and Mary Mattox of Callahan, FL; 5 brothers, Clarence Crawford of Blackshear, Danny Crawford of Jacksonville, FL, Buddy Crawford of Hortense, Don Wayne Crawford of Jacksonville, FL, and Carroll Crawford of North Carolina; and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

A funeral service will take place on Wednesday (4/12/17) at 3 PM in the chapel of Hart Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Bristol Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

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M J Jarmon
   Posted Wed April 26, 2017
May our loving heavenly Father, Jehovah (Psalm 83:18) look after Barbara and the Crawford family and friends of Joseph during this trying time. (John 17:3)

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