Bob Crowson

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Robert "Bob" Crowson, 83, of Jonesboro, Ark., passed away August 14, 2018, at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born on December 9, 1934, in Hargrave's Corner, Ark., and was the son of James and Irene (Glasgow) Crowson.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Irene Crowson; father, James V. Crowson; and a sister, Melba Jean Crowson.

Survivors include his daughter, Christy Douglas and husband Neil of Paragould, Ark.; brothers, Charles Crowson of Batesville, Ark., Don Crowson of Paragould, Ark. and Gary Crowson of North Little Rock, Ark.; his grandsons, Jackson and Walker Douglas and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18, at the Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home in Piggott, Ark., with Tony Pulliam officiating. Burial was in Mitchell Cemetery in Greenway, Ark. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements. Pallbearers were William Gay, Neil Douglas, Arnol Martin, Gary Young, Arron Hathcock, Bill Gay and Danny Baldridge. Visitation was held from noon to 2 p.m., prior to services, at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home in Piggott.