Rogers Crowell

Irvin Rogers Crowell

Funeral services for Irvin Rogers Crowell, 86, of Eros will be 10:00 AM Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at Luna Assembly of God Church with Rev. Joel Brackett officiating. Interment will follow at Walnut Grove Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home, West Monroe.

Mr. Crowell was born September 25, 1926 in Eros, LA and passed away January 13, 2013 at the NE Louisiana War Veterans Home. He was a retired Sergeant in the US Air Force having served in WW II and The Korean Conflict. He later retired as a welder from General Motors Shreveport Plant. He was a member of Luna Assembly of God Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Julian and Clemmie Crowell; son, Michael Crowell; brother, Raymond Crowell; sisters, Elaine Dowdy and Erma Blume.

Mr. Crowell is survived by his wife, Kressie Myers Crowell; son, Roger Crowell and wife, Jan; 2 daughters, Sharon Wren, Carla Thornell and husband, Sheldon; stepson Thomas Younse and wife, Judy; sisters, Evelyn Owens and husband, Tom, Media Sanders and husband, Carroll; 5 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Raymond Crowell, Ronald Crowell, Darrell Owens, Tommy Younse, Joey Myers and Jimmie Bailey.

Visitation will be Tuesday, January 15 from 5:00-8:00 PM at Luna Assembly of God Church.

The family wishes to thank the NE Louisiana Veterans Home for all of their kindness and care. We would also like to thank his roommate, Mr. James Darby, for his care and prayers.

Online condolence messages may be sent to the family at

Kilpatrick Funeral Home

West Monroe, LA

Funeral Home

Kilpatrick Funeral Home
1321 N. 7th St West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 323-9614

Published in The News Star on Jan. 15, 2013