John Crawford

John "Ed" Crawford


John "Ed" Crawford, of Pensacola, passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2013. Ed was in the fencing business most of his life. He served his country in the Army/Navy and later in the Air Force.

Ed will be remembered as a man who had a strong work ethic, was always there for his family, and loved unconditionally.

Ed was preceded in death by his wife, Gladys Crawford; two children, Katherine Truman and John T. Barlow; great-granddaughter, Rheannon Jennings; two brothers, Dewey and Quinnon Crawford and a sister, Bernice Chance.

He is survived by three children, Harry Barlow (Kathy), Reese Crawford (Kathy) and Frances "ReeRee" Schofield (Maynard); grandchildren, Katherine Diaz, Terry, Lil' Harry,Ted , and Larry Barlow, Katherine Jennings, Melanie Mott, Arlene Lavallee, Gerald Emmons, Jennifer Rezek, Wendy Crawford, Leslie Lamkin and Christopher Schofield; 36 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Agnes Clark; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Tyler Morgan, Chris Schofield, Gerald Emmons, Christian Rezek, Allen Lavallee and Robert Jennings.

Visitation will be Saturday, November 23, 2013 from 10:00 am until the 11:00 am funeral service at Faith Chapel Funeral Home South. Reverend Sean Rezek will officiate and burial will follow at Eastern Gate Memorial Gardens.

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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Nov. 22, 2013