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Obituary: Charles H. Crawhorn, Adair Co. native

He was a retired farmer and was the head of a large, respected family.

Charles H. Crawhorn, 1131 Jerricho RD, Russell Springs, KY, died Saturday, January 2, 2010, at 12amCT, at his home.

The funeral service will be at Bethel United Baptist Church, Russell Springs, KY, at 2pmCT, Monday, January 4, with Bro. Delvin Wilson the officiating clergy. Burial will be in McBeath Cemetery in Russell County, KY.

Charles H. Crawhorn, Russell Co., KY (1940-2009)

He was born February 26, 1940, in Columbia, Adair County, KY. He was the son of the late Harrison Crawhorn and Mary Franklin Crawhorn, and died January 2, 2010, at the age of 69 years, 10 months and 8 days.He was preceded in death by his wife, Paula Russell Crawhorn.

Mr. Crawhorn was a retired farmer.
He is survived by the following:
  • Three sons and daughters in law: Charles H. Crawhorn, Jr., and Connie Crawhorn, Columbia, KY; and Buddy and Christina Crawhorn and James and Tonya Hadley Crawhorn, all of Russell Springs, KY

  • Three daughters: Deborah Burton, Mary Linda Denton, and Betty Sue Crawhorn, all of Columbia, KY

  • Two sisters: Nannie Carter, Campbellsville, KY, and Mollie Frances Jones, Hoopeston, IL

  • Two brothers: Marvin Franklin, Burkesville, KY; and Harrison Wheeler, Hoopeston, IL

  • Grandchildren: Charles Etha, Gloria Marie and Nathan Allen; Sarah Faith Crawhorn; Cody, Dale, and Bobby Lee; Sara Brooke Burton, Rosie AnnMurrell, Mary Lee Denton, Logan Wayne Gossage, Ashton Eee Leclercq, and Buddy Jr., Zoey Jean, and Justice Russell
He was preceded in death by one son, Timmy Lee Crawhorn, one daughter, Kathy Ann Crawhorn; two grandchildren, Grace Crawhorn and Justice Allen Leclerq, and by nine brothers and eight sisters.

H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 North Main ST, Jamestown, KY, is in charge of arrangements.
This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.


This obituary was made possible through the support of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, established in 1922, located at 210 Greensburg Street in Columbia. To reach Louis and Brenda McQueary and Richard and Mary Beth Phelps, phone 270-384-2145, or call our 24-hour community obituary information line, 384-6999. E-mail: Website URL: Friends you trust, caring for people you love.
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