The Messenger. 03.04.08
Elizabeth Crowell, 89, of Newbern, mother of Helen Roberson of Kenton, died March 3, 2008, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.
Services were set for 2 p.m. today at the Kenton chapel of Leitherland Funeral Home, with the Rev. Perry Grills officiating. Burial was to follow in McCorkle Cemetery in Newbern.
She was born Jan. 21, 1919, daughter of the late Nathaniel and Fannie Wyrick. She was the widow of Milton Crowell and was a homemaker and a Baptist.
Survivors also include two other daughters, Lucille Frazier of Newbern and Carolyn Crowell of McKenzie; and 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her son, Marvin Crowell.