HULL - Benny Paul Crawford, Sr., 77, passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014.
He was the son of the late Doc and Rene Bone Crawford. Benny began his career as a truck driver in 1955 after graduating from high school and retired from D & D Transport. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Commerce.
Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Edna Alewine Crawford; children, Lindy Cain, Commerce, Bethe Kellum, Jefferson, Dale Bowles, Commerce, Shirley Porterfield, Danielsville, and Johnny Wood, Nicholson; sisters, Martha Massey and Paula Langston; brother, Dr. Jerry Crawford; ten grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, at Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Bethe Kellum officiating.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, Danielsville, is in charge of arrangements. www.lorandstephens.com