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Dorothy Mary Crawford

Dorothy Mary Crawford, 92, of Okmulgee passed away at her home on Thursday, February 12, 2004. She was born on May 4, 1911 in McDonald County, MO to Gilbert and Mary Elizabeth (Jones) Slankard. She married Andy William Crawford on April 27, 1928 at the Nuyaka Indian Mission. Mrs. Crawford loved to sew and her kids were her pride and joy.

Her parents, Husband Andy W. Crawford and her son Billy Joe Crawford and Brother Tom Slankard preceded her in death.

Survivors include two sons Andrew Jackson Crawford of Great Bend, KS, Gene Edward Crawford of Holdenville, OK, five daughters Wanda Lee Oglesby of Okmulgee, Loretta Isabelle Honeywell of Sapulpa, Eleanora Elizabeth Boyer of Bedford, TX, Lora Kay Richardson, and Arlene Sue Howard both of Okmulgee. Other survivors include thirty-one grandchildren and many-many great and great-great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be on Monday, February 16, 2004 at 2:00 PM in the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Lawrence Matlock officiating. Interment will follow in the Okmulgee Cemetery under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home in Okmulgee.

Visitation will be on Sunday from 1:00 pm until 8:00 PM at the Funeral Homes Chapel In Okmulgee.