Auzzie Crawford, 79, of Glen St. Mary died Saturday, July 14, 2012 at the V.A. Medical Center in Lake City following a long illness. He was born in Macclenny and had lived in Glen the past 45 years. He was a self-employed truck driver all of his life, attended the Pine Level Church, was an Army veteran of the Korean War and enjoyed fishing and farming. He was preceded in death by parents Ardell and Nancy Bennett Crawford.He is survived by his wife Bertha Crawford of Glen; sons Alvin (Diane) Crawford of Sanderson, Eugene (Kim) Crawford and John (D.D.) Crawford, both of Glen; brothers Bobby (Bernice) Crawford of Sanderson and Amos Ardell Crawford of Lake Butler; sisters Betty (Millage) Burnsed of Jacksonville, Bonnie Jean (Mac) McDowell of Houston, Texas and Janice Lynn Crawford of Macclenny; six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, four step-grandchildren and six step-great-grandchildren also survive.
The funeral service was held at 11 am on July 17, at the Christian Fellowship Temple with Rev. Fred Raulerson, pastor of Pine Level Church, officiating, assisted by Revs. David and Tim Thomas. Interment was in Oak Grove Cemetery. Guerry Funeral Home of Macclenny was in charge of arrangements.