Myrtle J.S. Crawford

Myrtle J. Spain Crawford, 74, of Colonial Heights, passed away on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, at Southside Regional Medical Center. Born in Dinwiddie County, she was the daughter of the late Paul L. and Josie Schmidt Spain; and the widow of Edward M. Crawford.

Mrs. Crawford is survived by: a daughter, Donna C. Romer; two sons, Frank and Roy Crawford; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters, Sally Wright and Thelma Owen; a brother, Horace Spain; and numerous nieces; and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, in the Colonial Heights Chapel of the E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory, 2033 Boulevard, with the Rev. Michael Osborne officiating.

Burial to follow in Southlawn Memorial Park, Prince George. Condolences may be registered at

Funeral Home

E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory
2033 Boulevard  Colonial Heights, VA 23834
(804) 526-3400

Published in The Progress-Index on Sept. 15, 2013