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Rev William E "Bill" Crawford
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1924
Death: Mar. 24, 2008

Crawford, Rev. William E. (Bill)

CRAWFORD Services for Rev. William (Bill) E. Crawford, 83, of Paducah, formerly from Marshfield, Mo., will be at 1 p.m. Friday, March 28, 2008, at Lone Oak United Methodist Church in Paducah, Ky., with the Dr. Ben Boone officiating. Burial will be at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Paducah, Ky. Rev. Crawford died at 12:14 a.m. Monday, March 24, 2008, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah. He was born July 27, 1924, in Niangua, Mo. He was a United Methodist Minister in the Missouri West Annual Conference for 57 years. Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Betty Ruth Clifton Crawford, formerly of Marshfield, Mo.; one daughter, Ruth E. Crawford Clark and her husband Phillip of Paducah, Ky.; one son, Daniel Crawford and his wife Lari Anne of Boonville, Mo.; one sister, Ovie Crawford Prunty of Pittsburg, Mo.; five grandchildren, James Crawford, Brendon Crawford, Julie Crawford Ueligger, Stacey Williamson Stallons, and Kelli Williamson, and four great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Fred Crawford and Julia Ethel Young Crawford, his stepmom, Nora Crawford; one brother and two sisters. Hughes Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, March 27, 2008, at the church. There will be a memorial service at a later date in Marshfield, Mo. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to: the American Heart Association, 15120 Collections Center Dr., (15120=Lbx #), Chicago, IL 60693, or Christ United Methodist Church, 14506 E. 39th St., Independence, MO 64055. Online condolences may be offered at

Published in the Kansas City Star on 3/26/2008.
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  Betty Ruth Clifton Crawford (1932 - 2011)*
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Woodlawn Memorial Gardens
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
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Record added: Mar 26, 2008
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Rev William E Bill Crawford
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Rev William E Bill Crawford
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