Donald Odell Crow

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Donald Odell Crow, 83, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Friday, Feb. 24, 2012, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott.

He was born on Nov. 18, 1928, in Clay County, Ark., and was the son of the late James Oliver and Esta Scott Crow.

He was united in marriage to Wanda Lee Bradford and to this union three children were born. Wanda preceded him in death in 1999. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Archie and J.T. Crow.

He is survived by his wife of 11 years, Louise Dees Crow of Piggott, Ark.; three sons, Don Crow and wife Arlene of Sun City West, Ariz., Alan Crow and wife Debbie of Piggott, Ark., and Jeff Crow of Greenway, Ark.; stepson, Steve Scott and wife Hazel of Blytheville, Ark.; two stepdaughters, Sharon Fair and husband Tim of Piggott, Ark., and Michelle Moody of Piggott, Ark.; grandchildren, Shannon Smith and husband Larry Don of Piggott, Ark., and James Crow and wife Ashley of Piggott, Ark.; step-grandchildren, Carissa Hopper, Ashlyn Moody, McKenna Moody, Amber Scott, Tim Fair and Derek Fair; two great-granddaughters who called him "Poppa Great," Kirsten Smith and Kayleigh Smith; three step great-grandchildren, Austin Fair, Brittany Fair and Brett Fair, and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, at the United Pentecostal Church in Piggott, Ark., with Jay Masterson officiating. Burial was in Piggott Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jim Crow, Larry Don Smith, Rick Little, Todd Cavaness, Tim Fair, Derek Fair, Donald Benson and Leroy Chavez.

Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held Monday, Feb. 27, at the funeral home.

Online guestbook: www.hoggardfuneralhome.com