Farming Rural 18

Carol Goldwyn Crawford

September 3, 1939 ~ July 14, 2020 (age 80)

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Carol G. Crawford, 80, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 14, 2020.  Carol was born on September 3, 1939 in West Stewartstown, NH to Martha Haynes and Carl Crawford and was the second born of 9 boys. 

He worked various jobs beginning with the Beecher Falls Factory, Beecher Falls, VT, Swenson Brothers Dairy Farm, Merrimack, NH followed by 36 years as a truck driver for various companies when he retired in 2009. Carol also served in the Army reserves from 1956-1964.  Carol’s fondest memories were those of growing up on the “farm” in Beecher Falls, VT and of his childhood on Hall Stream Road.  He spoke of both often and the many childhood experiences he had growing up with 8 brothers and the closeness they shared. 

Carol is survived by his children, Ricky Crawford and wife, Alison of Pembroke, NH; Corinne Owensby and husband, Mike, of Lawton, OK; Barry Crawford and wife, Linda of Merrimack, NH; 11 grandchildren: Kristin, Doug, Jackson, Kendyl, ShawnAlan, Chloe, Syrus, Heather, Leeann, Tanner and Dylan; 2 great grandchildren: Kodi and Teagan;  6 brothers, Stanley Crawford, Vernon Crawford and wife Bonnie, Rodney Crawford and wife Dorothy, Donald Crawford and wife Ann Marie, Harland Crawford and wife Odette and Calvin Crawford.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Martha Crawford and 2 brothers, Larry Crawford and Robert Crawford.  Carol was a long-time active member of the Cocoa Presbyterian Church and at one time served as an elder.  He loved the Lord and served Him faithfully.  He was loved by many and will be greatly missed.

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Services

Viewing
Tuesday
July 21, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Jenkins & Newman Funeral Homes
103 Main Street
Colebrook, NH 03576

Graveside Service
Tuesday
July 21, 2020

11:30 AM
Alice Hunt Cemetery
682 Vermont
Canaan, Vt 05903

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