• Margaret Breedlove Crawford
    Margaret Breedlove Crawford

Margaret Breedlove Crawford

Margaret Breedlove Crawford, 93, of Otto, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016.

Born in Glenville, she was the daughter of the late William M. Breedlove and Minnie Todd Breedlove. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold E. Crawford; one sister, Viola Bryson; and two brothers, Ralph Breedlove and Julius Breedlove.

Margaret was a member of Longview Baptist Church, where she formerly served as a Sunday school teacher. She loved to make bread, knit, crochet and volunteer with hospice at Angel Medical Center. She also was G.E.D. tutor.

She is survived by two sons, Carroll Crawford and wife Linda of Sanford, Florida, and Ronald Crawford of Sylva; one daughter, Janice Evans and husband Clyde of Cochran, Georgia; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was held April 18 at Longview Baptist Church. Rev. Tom Nalen and Rev. Clyde Evans officiated. Private burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Sylva.

The family received friends prior to the service at the church. 

Memorial donations can be made to Longview Baptist Church, 93 Jones Ridge Road, Franklin, NC 28734 or to CarePartners Solace Center, CarePartners Foundation, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813 (www.carepartnersfoundation.org/gift.html).

Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 

Online condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.


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