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Elva (Buchanan) Crowder

September 25, 2019


Elva Buchanan Crowder, 68, loving wife and mother, passed away Wednesday, September 25th 2019, She was a daughter of the late Harrison and Martha Renfro Buchanan. She was preceded in death by her

husband of 50 years, Elbert Crowder, who passed away in May of this year. She was also preceded in death by two sisters: Jean Hensley and Jane Hughes. She was a member of Crabtree Chapel Baptist



Elva is survived by her children: Gabe Crowder of Blountvllle, TN, Elbert Crowder, Jr. and Carol of Greeneville, TN  and, Mary Jo Renfro and Norman of Burnsville, NC;  seven grandchildren: Kristopher Crowder(Brianne) of Fort Sill, OK, Jacob Crowder of Unicoi, TN, Cody

and Jonathan Renfro of Burnsville, NC, Erica Crowder of Hurlburt Field AFB,FL, Mary and Samantha Crowder of Greeneville, TN. She is also survived by six great grandchildren; two sisters: Betty Jo Lipps

and Gertie Anglin, and several nieces and nephews.


A service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 5th at Crabtree Chapel Baptist Church for both Elva and Elbert. All are welcome.

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Memorial Service
October 5, 2019

2:00 PM
Crabtree Chapel Baptist Church
370 Wolf Pen Branch Road
Burnsville, North Carolina 28714

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