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Willie Crittendon

1944 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
Willie Crittendon Obituary
May 27, 1944-
October 3, 2018
Oakland, CA- Mr. Willie Seldon Crittendon, 74, of Oakland, CA originally of Phenix City, AL passed Wednesday, October 3, 2018 in Oakland, CA.
A memorial service will be 10:00 a.m. EST, Saturday, October 13, 2018 in the C.T. Chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Dr. Earl C. Johnson, pastor of Christ Community Church, Huntsville, AL, officiating.
Mr. Crittendon was born May 27, 1944 to the late Mr. Crittendon and Goldie Mae Mims-Martin. One brother, Jimmy White Mims preceeded him in death.
Mr. Crittendon accepted Christ at an early age and attended church in Oakland. He was educated at South Girard in the Phenix City School system where he was star football player.. He later attended Taft Jr. College and Tulsa College whereas he became a professional football player for San Diego Chargers and the New Orlean Saints.
Survivors includes his brother and sister-in-law, Michael and Lovetta Martin of Phenix City, AL; nephews, Steven M. Martin and Jimmy Mims, Jr. of Phenix City, AL; nieces, Lisa of Columbus, GA and Gabrielle Mims of Phenix City, AL and other family members, classmates and many friends. Please visit www.thetaylorfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest registry.
Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on Oct. 12, 2018
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