The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX


November 19, 2013

Arvin Crawford

GREENVILLE — Arvin Crawford, 88, of Greenville went to be with his Lord and Savior on Nov. 16, 2013.

He was born April 2, 1925, in Quinlan to Hubert and Minerva (Watson) Crawford.  Arvin worked for and retired from Ford Motor Company. He was a member of Vansickle Baptist Church.

Arvin was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 60 years, Ruth Lanell Crawford; son Arvin Ray Crawford; brothers Chuck Crawford and Aubrey Crawford; and a sister, Bonnie Payne.

He is survived by his daughter, Janet Mosley and husband Bruce of Heath; brothers Gene Crawford and wife Betty of Garland, Buel Crawford and wife Mildred of Dallas and Doyle Crawford and wife Sharon of Caddo Mills; grandchildren Kim Gates and husband Mark, Shawn Scruggs, Keri Tucker and Caroline Jacobs and husband George; great-grandchildren Alex Mclemore, John Mark Gates, Sara Gates, Caleb Satterfield, Kourtney Satterfield, Hayden Jacobs, and Lucy Jacobs; and many other loving family and friends.

His funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Vansickle Baptist Church with Roger Ratliff officiating. Interment will follow immediately at Dry Creek in Quinlan.

Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Lynch Funeral Service in Greenville.

Online condolences may be made at

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