Long time Librarian and Board Member, Carolyn Crawley dies

carolyn crawleyCarolyn Sue (Moore) Crawley, age 89 of Jonesboro, made her trip to her Heavenly home on Friday, March 4, 2022. Carolyn is a Jackson Parish native and a retired school librarian. She graduated with a Masters degree from Louisiana Tech. She was married to Bobbie Charles Crawley in 1954 and they enjoyed 61 loving years together.

She enjoyed following the Lady Techsters where ever they were playing. Carolyn will be best remembered for the 35 years that she was a high school librarian and was a dedicated member of the Jackson Parish Library Board. She also loved her church and her church family dearly at Siloam Springs Community Church. Her smile and kindness were contagious to others and she will be missed by all who loved and knew her.

Carolyn is survived by her nephew, Billy R. Moore and wife, Lana; niece, Pam Joiner and husband, Ernie; great nephews and niece, Corby Bennett Moore, Jason Edward Murray (Ginger), Casey Moore (Christie), Carly Marie Moore; sister-in-law, Betty Hall; cousin, Valerie Walker Tew; her sweet fur babies, Rosie (the poodle), Tom (the cat); a host of other family and friends. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Bobbie Charles Crawley; parents, Holt Armon and Georgia Evelyn (Gordon) Moore; brother, Billy Joe Moore; nephew, Dennis Armon Moore; great niece, Katie Martin Moore.

Visitation for Carolyn will be on Monday, March 7, 2022, at Siloam Springs Community Church from 1:00pm-2:00pm. A graveside service will be held at 2:00pm with Reverend Wayne Morrow officiating. Burial will follow under the direction of Southern-Edmonds Funeral Home.

Serving the family as pallbearers will be Grover Mann, Ernie Joiner, Corby Moore, Jason Murray, Casey Moore, Guyton Moore.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the caregivers that took such great care of Carolyn. Special thank you to Teresa McCaskle, Nettie Sharbano, Liz Shumake, Terri Dye, Lynda Bayles.

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