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Dora Whitaker Crawford

DORA CRAWFORD PHOTOMrs. Dora Corene Crawford, age 88 of Lebanon, passed away on Sunday November 9, 2014 at the home of her son.  Born in Muhlenberg County, KY on September 5, 1926 she was the daughter of the late Henry Clay and Dovie Joines Whitaker.

 Mrs. Crawford was a retired employee of AVCO and she also actively volunteered at the University Medical Center in Lebanon.  She was a member of the New Hope Presbyterian Church.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Thurman Ray Crawford.

 Funeral services will be held on Thursday November 13, 2014 at 1:00pm from the Stuart Chapel United Methodist Church, 6002 Stuart Chapel Rd, Lewisburg, KY.  Pastor David Costello will officiate and interment will follow in the Stuart Chapel Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Wednesday from 4pm-8pm at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home in Lebanon.

 Cody Crawford, Brad Crawford, Gary Gibson, Swayne Shelton, David Hunt, and Terry Whitaker will serve as pallbearers.

 She is survived by: sons; Ronnie (Linda M.) Crawford of Alexandria, Keith (Linda A.) Crawford of Lebanon, and Larry Crawford (Maria Pereira) of Murfreesboro; 14 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and 9 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Beulah Gibson; sisters-in-law; Patty Whitaker, Pat Whitaker, and Elnora Crawford; numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.

Messages for the Family

  1. Brian Harrison says:
    So SORRY for the loss of your Mother! Larry if you or your Family need anything, please feel free to ask! You and your Family are in my thoughts and Prayers! Godspeed to you all……
  2. Amy Slaughter says:
    So sorry to hear about your loss
    Just remember God will help you thru this
  3. Jim Lyons says:
    Rest in peace Aunt Dora
  4. Jim Lyons says:
    Remembering Aunt Dora and the family in prayer
  5. Jim Lyons says:
    Cherishing the memory of Aunt Dora