Jeannie Crawford, best known as “Bebe” by all, age 70, resident of Dustin, passed away unexpectedly on Sept. 7 in Wetumka. Jeannie was born Jan. 23, 1950 in Jackson, Miss. to Warren Harding and Johnnie Mae (Downs) Hancock.
Jeannie attended school in Pearl, Miss. and later married her first husband, Brent Lee. She resided in Mississippi until she moved to Texas with her second husband, Butch Holliday in 1976. Jeannie then moved to Oklahoma in 1990, and later married Wayne Crawford, with whom she raised her son Colton Wayne. Jeannie worked many different jobs
Jeannie worked many different jobs throughout her life, but ultimately spent most of her time being a homemaker and an amazing mother to her children and all who knew her. She loved creating crafts, such as sewing, macramé, crocheting, painting and many more hobbies. Most recently she enjoyed making masks for family, friends, and the community.
Jeannie never met a stranger. She was always kind and loving and always happy to give to her family and friends, even strangers. Her love for her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren was infinite. Jeannie was a foster mom and grandma to many.
Jeannie was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Billy Armstrong; and sisters-in-law, Joyce and Doris. Jeannie is survived by her husband of 26 years, Iron (Wayne) Crawford; daughter,
Jeannie is survived by her husband of 26 years, Iron (Wayne) Crawford; daughter, Shawn Lynn Lee Howell and husband Mickey of Morris; son, Colton Wayne Crawford of the home; two stepdaughters, Kristi Crawford and Tony of Dustin and Erica Davis and husband Joe of Henryetta; grandchildren, Meagan, Caitlyn, Jacob, Derek, Elijah, Marissa, Madison and Sage; great grandchildren, Zeppelin, Christopher, Jackson, Serenity, Brody and Lakelynn; sister, Effie Adella (Dell) and husband Steve Seward of Jackson, Miss.; niece, Tammy Harmon and husband Eugene; nephew, Tony Dunn and wife Kristy; as well as great nieces and nephews. Jeannie (Bebe) has left a void that will never be filled and will be missed beyond
Jeannie (Bebe) has left a void that will never be filled and will be missed beyond words.
Visitation for family will be Friday, Sept. 11 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. for friends at Integrity Funeral Service.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Sept. 12 at 2 p.m. at Integrity Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Dustin Cemetery under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service.
Pallbearers will be Derek Howell, Jacob Livingston, Elijah Howell, Dylan Harmon, Logan Harmon and Charlie Smith.