Everett "Gray" Crawford, Jr., 77, of Colonial Heights, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012.
He is survived by three children, Chris Crawford-Mittelstaedt and her husband, Udo, Mike Crawford and Matt Crawford and his wife, Julia; five grandchildren, Kris, Laureen and Allegra Mittelstaedt and Meagan and Cynthia Crawford.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Everett and Sue Crawford.
He graduated from Campbell High School in the class of 1952. He was a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army. Mr. Crawford was a former instructor in the Mortuary Science Program at John Tyler Community College. He was retired from Deepwater Terminal and will be greatly missed by all of his Rawleigh Home Products customers.
A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at the Landess Funeral Chapel in Campbell, Mo.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Burial will be in the Tucker Cemetery at Campbell.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to AmVets.