Guy Crawford
Guy Crawford
  • April 15, 1929 - September 6, 2014
  • Mississippi

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Guy Crawford, 85, passed away Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014.

He was born in Simpson County. He enlisted in the military, serving in the U.S. Army. Afterwards, he was employed by MP&L, and then Entergy before retiring after 37 years.

He enjoyed working in his yard and garden and was an avid Old Miss and Atlanta Braves fan. He was a member of Harrisville Baptist Church where he attended faithfully.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary and Oather Crawford; 10 siblings; and son-in-law, Johnny McKay.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Jeanette Crawford; children, Rachel (Larry) Berry, Faye McKay, and Kay (Clay) Hunter; grandchildren, Ashley (Chris) Dukes, and Jonathan, Dylan, and Joel McKay; great-grandchildren, Layla and Mallie; brothers, Gene, Tommy, and Glenn; and a host of other relatives.

Visitation will be 5- 8pm Monday, Sept. 8 and 9-10am Tuesday, Sept. 9 at Harrisville Baptist Church. Services will begin at 10am at the Church, followed by burial at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Mendenhall.

The family wishes to thank MS Home Care and Hospice Advantage, as well as to Terry, Anita, Johnnie Mae, and Ida for their wonderful support and personal care.