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Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Bertha Crawford

Sunday, January 6, 2008

PORTAGEVILLE -- Bertha Ann Crawford, 75, died Jan. 4, 2008, at the Pemiscot Memorial Health Center at Hayti.

Born Jan. 27, 1932, in Advance, to the late Jesse and Martha Juanita Long Greene Greene, she was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Portageville.

On July 2, 1984, at Portageville, she married Jerry Crawford who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, David and Gail Buchanan of Portageville and Kenny and Deana Buchanan of Bakersville, Calif.; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Judy and Jim Swilley and Martha Buchanan of Portageville and Clara and Tim Stallion of McKenzie, Tenn.; one daughter-in-

law, Susan Buchanan of Portageville; two brothers, Carol Greene of Brighton, Ill., and David Greene of Scott City; two sisters, Hazel Brown and Esther Brown of Portageville; and 17 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by one son, Steve Buchanan; one daughter, Betty Greene; five brothers, Harold Monroe, Monroe Greene, Linus Greene, Alvin Greene and Willie Greene; and four sisters, Bessie Talbert, Opal Jackson, Tessie Cato and Beulah Greene.

Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the DeLisle Funeral Home until time for services at 2 p.m. The Rev. Eugene Poole will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery.