|Birth: ||Jul. 7, 1936|
|Death: ||Mar. 7, 2011|
March 14, 2011
James Edward Crawford
The Sentinel-Echo Monday March 14, 2011
LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — James Edward "Buster" Crawford, 74, Bear Branch Road, Bear Branch, Ky., passed away Monday, March 7, 2011, at Mary Breckinridge Hospital, Hyden, Ky.
Born July 7, 1936 in Leslie County, Ky., he was the son of the late Ray and Lizzie Roberts Crawford. He was a heavy equipment operator, and affiliated with the Holiness faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Jewell Couch Crawford; a sister, Mayre Buttree; and three brothers, Christopher Gus Crawford, Garrett Crawford and Thomas Crawford.
Mr. Crawford is survived by two sons, Daniel Crawford and Tester "Teddy" Crawford and wife, Stella, both of Bear Branch, Ky.; a daughter, Goldie Bush and husband, Dean, London; three grandsons, Nicholas Bush, London, Sloan Crawford and Adam Crawford, both of Bear Branch; a great-grandson, Logan Crawford, Manchester, Ky; two sisters, Mary Hacker and husband, J.D., Bear Branch, and Edna Jackson and husband, Joe, London; a brother, Sim Crawford and wife, Flora, Cincinnati, Ohio; two sister-in-laws, Lorene Crawford and Josephine Crawford, both of Ohio; and a brother-in-law, Raleigh Buttree, Ohio.
Funeral services for Mr. Crawford were at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 10 at London Funeral Home Chapel with Bobby Fultz and Phillip Buttree officiating. Burial followed in Couchs Fork Cemetery, Leslie County.
Pallbearers were Phillip Buttree, Scott Nause, Joe Nause, James Ray Hacker, Gary Wayne Hacker, Dean Bush, Nicholas Bush, Adam Crawford, Sloan Crawford, Bobby Joe Hoskins, Christopher Hacker, Randy Crawford and Jacob Fisher.
Visitation was after 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Ray Crawford (1902 - 1971)
Lizzie Roberts Crawford (1906 - 1996)
Jewell D. Couch Crawford (1942 - 2005)
Maye Crawford Buttree (1924 - 2005)*
Thomas L. Crawford (1926 - 2008)*
Garrett Crawford (1929 - 1995)*
James Edward Crawford (1936 - 2011)
Gus Christopher Crawford (1941 - 1941)*
Couch Fork Cemetery
Created by: Gaye Hill
Record added: Mar 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67008115
Rest in Peace.|
Added: Nov. 7, 2013