Herman D. Crotwell

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Herman D. Crotwell, 80, of Cassville, passed away on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield. He was born on June 4, 1937, in England, Ark., son of Noah and Eunice (Whittington) Crotwell. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran; after leaving the military he lived in California and became a truck driver for 40 years. He united in marriage to Sharon Burris on March 1, 2003. He was a member of the Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Cassville.

Survivors include: his wife, Sharon; one daughter, Leslie Ware, of Visalia, Calif.; two step-daughters, Christine Peck of Cassville, and Theresa Machado, of Visalia, Calif.; one step-son, Randy Gimsley, of Chino, Calif.; 12 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Robert Crotwell, two brothers, and one sister.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, July 1, at 10 a.m. at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Cassville.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.