Edna Laurie (Hurt) Crow
Edna Laurie (Hurt) Crow, 89, widow of Arthur Daniel Crow, of
1433 Dennison Avenue, Staunton, died Friday (January 16, 2004) at Rockingham
Memorial Hospital, Harrisonburg, VA. She was born on April 24, 1914 in Doddridge,
Arkansas, a daughter of the late Edward E. and Lola Belle (Atchison) Hurt.
Mrs. Crow was a homemaker and had previously spent several
years as a house parent at the Arkansas School for the Deaf. She had been a
Sunday School teacher for many years at First Baptist Church, Little Rock, and
was a member of First Baptist Church in Staunton, VA. Family members include a
daughter and son-in-law, Alice Belle and Wayne Frick of Staunton; two nieces,
Sylvia Moore and Charlene Boykin, both of West Palm Beach, FL; three great
nephews, Alan Craig and William Craig of Benton, AR, and Steven Craig of El
Dorado, AR; a great niece, Jackie Gerlis of Benton, AR; and numerous great-great
nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be conducted at 4 p.m. Tuesday,
January 20 in the Chapel of Henry Funeral Home, Staunton, VA. Graveside service
will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 24 at Roselawn Memorial Park,
Little Rock, AR by Ruebel Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that those
desiring, may send memorials to the ASD Museum Fund at Arkansas School for the
Deaf, 2400 West Markham, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205.
- My heartfelt sympathy to Alice and Wayne for the loss of their mother and
I am sure that you felt peace about giving her away to God as she has
enjoyed the years with you all and have always have the respect of Edna Crow
as a person and still amazed what she has gone through and still have faith
in God.. May the feeling of grace from God on you both to go on in another
area of living and enjoyed the amazing grace of God on your way on the next
Dianna G. Elledge
Lewisville, Texas (suburan of Dallas)
- Edna was my former Sunday school teacher when I was in high school. She
was the one who I thought was my aunt but she was not after I learned from
my parents. I will surely miss her but wow she is in a beautiful place in
heaven with her husband and others who already there waiting for her and now
she joins them there.
May the good lord embrace you Alice in time of sorrow in lost of your
I will always remember her and stick in my heart as well as Arthur.
Jane Patsy Harrell
Norwood Department Of Defense (DOD), Washington, DC
- Virginia Carter
Big Spring, Texas
- Phyllis (Ward) Smith
- I have known Edna for long time. She and her late husband, Arthur went
school with my father, Kermit Thomas. My heartfelt sympathy goes to the
family. May God be with the family during the time of their needs.
Karen Sue Thomas
- Alice, you are truly blessed to have wonderful godly parents who taught us
how to enjoy the cherished godly friendship from Arthur and Edna Crow and
their daughter Alice who taught us to walk in the Lord. Our heart go out to
you to your loss of your beloved mother. May the Lord comfort you through
this. Your parents have had left a very impacted legacy to the deaf
community including us that their lives honored the Lord.
Cherish the memories and comforting words.
Patricia and Hollis Warmack