Edwina Sue Henry Crowder
Sequoyah High School ~ Student 1960s
STILWELL, Ok -- Edwina Sue Henry Crowder (Sequoyah Class of 1961) , the daughter of Edward Henry and Charlotte (Cochran) Johnson, was born September 27, 1943 in Hominy, Oklahoma and passed from this life April 7, 2007 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 63 years, 4 months and 10 days.
Services were held Tuesday, April 10th in the Hart Memorial Chapel in Stilwell, Okla. with the Reverend Tom Moore officiating. Interment followed in the Stilwell City Cemetery. Pall bearers were: Emmanuel Bezzell, Timothy Jackson, Gary Canard, Frank Bezzell, Ralph Keen Jr. and John Keen.
Edwina was a graduate of Sequoyah Vocational School and worked as a medical transcriptionist for the OSU medical school in Tulsa. She was married to Douglas Jr. Crowder who preceded her in death. Edwina took pleasure in drawing, arts & crafts and listening to country music. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Her parents, her husband, Douglas, one brother, Ralph Keen, Sr. and one son, Bryant Henry preceded her in death.
She leaves behind one son, Douglas Jr. Crowder, II and wife Jocelyn, of Zuni, N.M.: four daughters: Gloria Bezzell, of Tulsa, Okla., Jackie Jackson, of Porter, Okla., Fawn Crowder, of Muskogee, Okla. and Dawn Crowder, of Tulsa, Okla.; two sisters: Gwen Henry Heyman Smith (Seq. Cls '57) and husband Hork, of Tahlequah, Okla., Gloria Henry Haynes (Seq. Cls '65) and husband Felix Haynes (Seq. Cls '65) of Okmulgee, Okla.; 17 grandchildren: Emmanuel J. Bezzell, Ashlee Clark and husband Antray Clark, Elisa Bezzell, Brittney Bezzell, Gregory Bezzell, Timothy Jackson, Samantha Jackson, Marcus Kitchkommie, Tinely Crowder, Dakota Pratt, Allen Baskin, Emani Baskin, Aaliyah Baskin, Jordan Baskin, Jermiah Baskin, Paris Crowder and Nakiah Cowder and 4 great-grandchildren: Emmanuel A. Bezzell, Jayla Buffington, Jordan Bezzell and Khadeejah Clark.