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Earl Junior Crawford

November 26, 1941 — June 14, 2019

Earl Junior Crawford, 77, of Ruckersville, Virginia passed away June 14, 2019.

He was born November 26, 1941, son of the late Floyd Allen Crawford and Lottie May Morris Crawford.

Earl is survived by his sister, Lucy Via; nephews, Donald Crawford and his wife, Deborah Crawford, Allen Via; great nieces and nephews, Crystal Morris (Robert), Melvin Smith, Jessica Crawford Morris (Christopher) and Winfred Crawford; great-great nieces and nephews, Hannah, Lydia, Colton, Gracie, Nathan, Christopher, David and Joseph.

The family would like to thank Gean Trow for all of her love and friendship.

Earl was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Lucille Riner; and best friend, Ronnie Shifflett.

“A golden heart stopped beating, hard working hands at rest. God broke our hearts to prove to us, He only takes the best.” Go rest high on God’s golden hayfields.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819 Spotswood Trail Ruckersville, VA 22968.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Maplewood Cemetery.

An online guestbook is available at

Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville is in charge of arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Earl Junior Crawford, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, June 18, 2019

6:00 - 8:00pm (Eastern time)

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Starts at 10:00am (Eastern time)

Maplewood Cemetery

, VA 22942

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