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Thomas Crawford

February 26, 1950 — November 8, 2020


Thomas Earl Crawford, 70, passed away Sunday, November 8, 2020.

Funeral services will be held at 10 am on Thursday, November 12, 2020 at Celebration Family Church with Pastor Kyle Brock officiating.  Burial will follow in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Fritch.  The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at the funeral home in Fritch.  In lieu of flowers his memory may be honored with a gift to Dup15Q, PO Box 1669, Highland Park, IL 60035, please write his name in the memo of the check.

Thomas was born February 26, 1950 in Colorado Springs, Colorado to Patrick and Gloria Ivy Crawford.  He worked as an instrument tech for Phillips.  Thomas enjoyed listening to music, muscle cars, hot rod cars and working with wood.  Nothing brought more joy to his life than his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents; son, Thomas Crawford; and brothers, Bob Crawford and Steve Crawford.

Survivors include his daughter, Jessica Fortenberry and husband Eddie Lee of Abernathy; grandchildren, Ayden Crawford, Lettie Jo Fortenberry, Lynlee Fortenberry and one due to arrive in April; sisters, Kathy Russell of Fritch, Karen Schwab of Powell, Wyoming; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of extended family.

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Thursday, November 12, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Celebration Family Church (Fritch)


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