Donald Crawford

Donald Ray Crawford Sr. passed away October 15, 2017, in Weirton, WV.

He was born April 5, 1947, in Wheeling, WV, to the late Bernard and Junelda E. Churchman Crawford Sr. He worked in the coal mine as an operator and was a Protestant by faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded by his wife, Victoria Reneau Colley Crawford; a brother, Robert Crawford; and a sister Mildred Crawford.

He is survived by his companion of over 20 years, Dorothy Craft; two sons, Michael W. Crawford and his wife Tina, of Follansbee, WV, Donald R. Crawford Jr. at home; a daughter, Janet L. Crawford, at home, a brother, Bernard “Sonny” Crawford Jr. and his wife Wilma, of Wellsburg, WV; a sister, Kay Chase of Follansbee, WV; two grandchildren, Shane and Ben Henderson of Follansbee, WV; five great-grandchildren, Kaitlin, Jordan, Ryan, Paige, Logan Henderson; several nieces, nephews and friends also survive.

Visitation will be Wednesday, October 18, 2017, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles St., Wellsburg, WV. Service will be Thursday, October 19, 2017, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Bryce Grieco officiating. Interment will follow at Franklin Cemetery, Wellsburg, WV.

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