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Official Obituary of

Samuel Crawford

January 17, 1952 ~ February 18, 2024 (age 72) 72 Years Old

Samuel Crawford Obituary

Samuel Crawford, Jr., was born on January 17, 1952, in Columbus, Ohio, at Ohio State University to Samuel Sr. and Florence Crawford.

He attend the Columbus Public Schools and Atterbury Job Corps in Edinburgh, Indiana.

He worked for Rockwell International Corporation, Federal Glass, Buckeye Steel, Sears Warehouse, Columbus City Schools Transportation, Transportation Resources Inc., and he retired a er 25 years of service from the City of Columbus Refuse Department at 61 years old.

Sam enjoyed driving for miles and traveling all over by car or coach bus (professionally) to places such as Florida, Nevada, New York, Tennessee, Mississippi, Arizona, Georgia, Virginia, and other states in between.

He also enjoyed taking kids on church trips to basketball games, etc. He was also an avid Ohio State Buckeyes fan. He will truly be missed by his family and many friends.

Sam was preceded in death by his parents, Samuel Sr. and Florence Crawford, and brothers, Steven and Dale Crawford.

He leaves to cherish his memory, wife, Algenonorthia Crawford; son, DaLane (Tricia) Crawford, Chavez Jamison, Gregory Harris, Jr, Bonus son Kent Lucas; daughters,  Therese Moreland and Treniece Taylor; God-daughter Erica McGriff ; sister, Elaine Crawford; grandchildren, Rashad, Shanae, LaNiqua, Kristopher, Chance, Tyrese, Tyre’K, Alayna, Dominic, DaLane II, Daysha, Dayshaun, LeeAnn, Riley, and Bonus grandson, Zanir Lucas; great grandchildren, Carter and Collin; nieces, Alexis and Joydeana Crawford; great-nephew, Ayden; and a host of cousins and many friends.

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March 5, 2024

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Ephesus Seventh-day Adventist Church
3650 Sunbury Road
Columbus, OH 43219

Celebration of Life
March 5, 2024

12:00 PM
Ephesus Seventh-day Adventist Church
3650 Sunbury Road
Columbus, OH 43219

Video is available for this event

Interment following funeral service
March 5, 2024

Union Cemetary
3349 Olentangy River Rd.
Columbus, OH 43202


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