Rex Milton Crawford, Jr.

Born in Beaver Falls, PA on March 11, 1959

Departed on March 16, 2011 and resided in Nashvile, TN

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Crawford, Rex M. of Bellevue passed away unexpectedly on March 16, 2011. Rex was the owner of Crawford Lawncare Services. As a creative and compassionate Keeper of the Earth he beautified each environment that he touched. His seasonal light displays and immaculate grounds won awards, merited media coverage and delighted his neighbors. Rex recently completed the meticulous reconstruction of his dream-home which had been destroyed in the flood of May 2010. Rex was predeceased by his parents Rex and Jane Crawford of Brentwood. He is survived by his devoted wife of 20 years Paula and her daughter Jenna Gregory James. Also surviving are Rex's sisters, Beverly Chenault Dave of Atlanta, Colleen Mast George of Pittsburgh and Kathleen Crawford Jon Adams of Atlanta and nephews Thomas, Kevin and Michael Mast and Henry Adams. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 23rd from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. at Harpeth Hills on Hwy. 100 in Nashville, TN. Graveside services will be held immediately following. If desired, contributions may be made in Rex's honor to the Nashville Rescue Mission, 639 Lafayette Street, Nashville, TN 37203. HARPETH HILLS FUNERAL HOME, 9090 Hwy 100, Nashville, TN 615-646-9292.

3 Comments to Rex Milton Crawford, Jr.

  1. Tracy and Embry Nichols
    March 19, 2011 12:00 am

    Dear Paula and family,

    We loved Rex so dearly and he will be missed. I will always cherish the count I kept of how his # of Christmas lights increased every year! What a wonderful friend.

  2. Tara Belknap
    March 22, 2011 12:00 am

    I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.

  3. Lynn Pierce
    March 23, 2011 12:00 am

    With deepest sympathy.
    Contribution made by Lynn Pierce and Jim Ives to Nashville Union Rescue Mission.
    Fondly, Lynn Pierce
    Fondly, Jim Ives