Ruby Pauline Crawford

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Ruby Pauline Crawford, 93, of Marshfield, passed away Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, in the Webco Manor. She was born Oct. 25, 1919, near Marshfield, the daughter of Royal Tunnell and Eva (Morrison) Tunnell.

She was a homemaker and member of the Prospect Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, George; daughter-in-law, Peggy; son-in-law, Don Trotter; a grandson; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Norman Tunnell and James Crawford; and a sister, Helen Tunnell.

Survivors include: two daughters, Louise Alexander and her husband L.R., of Marshfield, and Sue Craig and her husband, Carroll, of Cassville; three sons, LeRoy Crawford, of Marshfield, Don Crawford and his wife, Connie, of Marshfield, and Larry Crawford and his wife, Nikki, of Marshfield; 17 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Eva Burney and her husband, Jesse, of Marshfield, and Shirley Clift and her husband, Elvin, of Wichita, Kan.; and a sister-in-law, Diane Crawford, of Marshfield.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Prospect Methodist Church, Marshfield, with Rev. Joe Blankenship and Donnie Crawford officiating. Burial will be at the Prospect Cemetery.

Arrangements were under direction of the Fraker Funeral Home, Marshfield.