Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015    Login | Register        

Gloria Louise Crawford, 85, of Fayetteville

Gloria Louise Crawford passed away Oct. 26, 2012. She was born June 10, 1927 in Butler, Penn. Gloria was a faithful servant of Christ and a life-long member of the Christian Church. At the time of her death, she was a member of First Christian Church, Tyrone, Ga.

She was employed as a bookeeper at Nationwide Insurance, in Butler, for 45 years. She was always involved with community activities. She served as a Grey Lady at Butler Memorial Hospital for many years. She also was a member of and served as president of the Butler Women's Better Business Club. Even though she never married or had children, she enjoyed participating in the lives of her nieces and nephews. After her retirement she moved to Daytona Beach, Fla. and then to Fayetteville, Ga. in 2002. In 2009 Gloria moved to Christian City Convalescent and Retirement Center.

Gloria was the eighth of nine children belonging to Jesse and John Crawford. She was preceded in death by all of her siblings; except one sister, Vivian M. Pontius of Peachtree City, Ga. She has several nieces, nephews and their families scattered throughout the country.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Christian City, 7300 Lester Road, Union City, Ga. 30291 or First Christian of Tyrone, 294 Jenkins Road, Tyrone, Ga. 30290


Ad space area 4 internal


More than half of the time during a relatively brief Fayette County Board of Commissioners meeting last week was taken up by more comments regarding the district voting issue.

Sponsored Content


It just doesn’t make any sense. But then again, a lot of things in this world don’t make sense to me.


The October meeting of the South Metro GeorgiaCarry.Org chapter will be Thursday, Oct. 22, 6-8:30 p.m. at the Fayette Event Center, 174 North Glynn Street in Fayetteville.


This week's high school football schedule saw two big intracounty matchups which were also region games. Neither one was close.


Sixty Plus Dementia Caregiver Support Group will meet Wednesday, Oct. 21, 1:30-3 p.m. in the Thomas F. Chapman Cancer Wellness Center at Piedmont Fayette Hospital.