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Submitted: 4/21/13 • Approved: 4/23/13 • Last Updated: 4/26/13 • R865846-G0-S3
July 31, 1953 - November 23, 2011
Springdale Morning News
Saturday, November 26, 2011
WEST FORK - Don W. Cranford, 58, of West Fork, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011, in Fayetteville. He was born July 31, 1953, in Stilwell, Okla., the son of Johnnie and Sally Storm Cranford.
He was a member of Southside Baptist Church in Fayetteville and a retired truck driver.
He was preceded in death by his mother, sister, two sons and one great-grandson.
Survivors include his father, Johnnie Cranford of Westville, Okla.; wife, Linda Faye Cranford of the home; one son, Hugh Smith of Fort Smith; four daughters, Betty Jones of Magazine, Shannon Rankin of West Fork, Jessica Barnett of Sallisaw, Okla., and Melissa Santell of Pleasant Prairie. Wis.; three brothers, Jim Hawley of Winters, Calif., Wayne Hawley of Springdale and Vernon Hawley of Centerton; four sisters, Betty Jones of Van Buren, Raylene Simmons of Fayetteville, Faye Hill of Westville, Okla., and Cleatha Larimore of Springdale; 16 grandchildren, Ashley, Kressa, Patricia, Jackie, Kristen, Christopher, Evalee, Sean, Jordan, Isaiah, Aaron, Ronnie, Zachary, Teagan, Sydney and Aja; several nieces and nephews; and host of friends.
Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. today, Nov. 26, 2011, at Southside Baptist Church in Fayetteville, with Pastor David McClelland officiating.
Contributed on 4/21/13 by mdfreels
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