Age 34, passed away on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at his home in Indianapolis, Indiana. Cordell was a resident of Indianapolis since 2011. He was born August 17, 1987, in Gary, Indiana the only child of the union of Linda Brandon and Rozell Crawford. Cordell was a graduate of Lew Wallace High School, class of 2007. He was employed as a supervisor at Veritiv Corp in Indianapolis, IN. Preceded in death by his mother, Linda Brandon, grandmothers, Virgie Brandon and Lurie Pops-Crawford, grandfathers, James Brandon and Jacob Lord Crawford Sr, great grandmother, Mattie Reddick, and aunt, Sarah Leason. After the death of his mother and grandmother at 10 years old, Cordell moved in with his aunt and uncle Leon and LaVearn May of Gary, who raised him as their own child. Cordell was an Israelite, who kept the laws and commandments of God in the faith of Christ. Cordell leaves to cherish his loving and devoted memories aunt LaVearn (Leon) May of Gary, IN; 2 uncles Vincent (Cherice) Brandon of Merrillville, IN, StanDeRay (Robin) Brandon of Minneapolis, MN, his best friend Frederick Rathers of Indianapolis, IN, 2 God-children Andrynna and Jackson Rathers of Indianapolis, IN., father, Rozell Crawford of Rockford, IL, and 2 siblings Bernard Wynn of Milwaukee, WI and Lashona Wynn of Kenosha, WI. Visitation Monday September 20, 2021 from 10am-11am at Guy & Allen Chapel with a burial to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park.
Published by Post-Tribune from Sep. 15 to Sep. 19, 2021.