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Dewey Mitchell “Bud” Crew

  • Birth 29 Dec 1924 Orange County, Texas, USA
  • Death 26 Aug 2011 Tyler, Smith County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Cherokee County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 75611202

Services for Dewey M. "Bud" Crew, 86, Troup, are scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, at Henry's Chapel United Methodist Church with the Rev. David Goodwin officiating. Burial will be in Henry's Chapel Cemetery under direction of Cottle Funeral Home, Troup.

Mr. Crew died Friday, Aug. 26, 2011, in Tyler. He was born Oct. 29, 1924, in Orange to the late Walter Dewey and Dessie Wallace Crew. He graduated from Orange High School and attended Lamar University.

A member of the U.S. Army infantry, he was a veteran of World War II serving in the Battle of Iwo Jima. He retired from the Chevron (Gulf) Refinery, Port Arthur.

Mr. Crew married Inez Barron, Nov. 1, 1951. She preceded him in death April 7, 1997.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was also preceded by a brother, Walter Alonzo Crew.

Survivors include son, Jay Crew, Troup; stepbrother, William 'Bill' Dunn, Orange; stepsister, Bonnie Dean, Orange; and other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers will be M.J. Florence, Larry Florence, Wes Barron, James Branham, Bill Clem and Andy Tarver.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Henry's Chapel United Methodist Church, c/o Susan Martin, 4397 Farm-to-Market 13 East, Troup, 75789.

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  • Created by: Ray & Peggy Holbrooks Pace
  • Added: 28 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75611202
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dewey Mitchell “Bud” Crew (29 Dec 1924–26 Aug 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75611202, citing Henrys Chapel Cemetery, Cherokee County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Ray & Peggy Holbrooks Pace (contributor 46951568) .