|Birth: ||Dec. 9, 1898|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 1970|
OBITUARY: Funeral services for A.S. Crocker were held Monday afternoon, January 26, 1970, at the First Baptist Church in Gotebo with Rev. Calvin Eason, pastor, officiating.
Abner Samuel Crocker was born December 9, 1898 at Norman, Oklahoma (Territory), and died January 24, 1970, at Elk View Hospital in Hobart. He had lived in and near Gotebo since 1907. He moved to Hobart about three years ago.
Among survivors are his brothers, Alfred and Allen Crocker of Gotebo and his sisters, Mrs. Lucy Cassel of Norman, Miss Mary Crocker of Bedford Hills, New York; and Mrs. Nellie Limerick of Lawton and other relatives.
Pallbearers were Jim Shepherd, Troy Hendricks, Buford Harris, Jim McCurdy, Tom Shepherd, and Gene Holman. (Obit reads Troy Hendricks; but, Bob Vickery took his place.)
George W. Crocker (1857 - 1939)
Lucy E. Crocker (1876 - 1946)
Bernice Crocker (1897 - 1963)*
Abner Samuel Crocker (1898 - 1970)
Alfred George Crocker (1900 - 1988)*
Lucy M. Crocker Cassell (1902 - 1981)*
Maintained by: Linda Cardenas
Originally Created by: Pat Sproat
Record added: Feb 05, 2008
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My aunt, Zelma Hendricks Shepherd, saved a great many obituaries of Gotebo residents. She lived here all her live and knew the people. Due to her efforts, I am able to add a small piece of family history to some of these sites.|
Added: May. 7, 2009