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Dorothy L Crow

Dorothy L. Crow, 77, of Springdale, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018.  She was born on January 18, 1941, in Reeds Missouri, a daughter of Oliver Benton Maggard and Ina Marriette (Pennington) Maggard.  She married the love of her life, Dale J. Crow on August 31, 1957. She retired from Shelter Insurance.  Her & Dale then began the working for the Corp of Engineers doing what they love, camping & enjoying nature all while passing on this love to all they encountered. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She never met a stranger nor anyone she didn’t like. She lived life to the fullest, loved fearlessly, lived happily. 

 

She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Gaylen Lemons; and one sister, Ada Todd.

 

Dorothy is survived by her husband of 61 years, Dale J. Crow of the home; one daughter, Gloria Wood of Memphis, Tennessee; five grandchildren, Leslie Phommachak and husband Bay, Lindsey Ardale and husband Jack, Blake Wood and wife Laurie, Nicholas Wood and Ashley Wood; six great grandchildren, Jonathan Phommachak, Aliyah Phommachak, Aylen Ardale, Eliza Wood, Maddox Wood and Cooper Kurtz; one brother, Harold Maggard and wife Patty; three sisters, Wilma Duke, Ina Eldreth and husband Blaine and Loretta Weeks and husband James; and several nieces and nephews.   

 

Memorial service will be held 3:00pm on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home in Springdale, Arkansas.  To sign the online guest book please visit www.backstrom-pyeatte.com. 


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Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Dorothy Crow

Nancy Osburn and Gary Williams Jul 14 2018 12:00 AM

A Feathery Palm Plant was ordered on July 14, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Jul 14 2018 12:00 AM

I will always have fond memories of my Aunt Dorothy. The childhood camping trips and occasional adulthood visits with laughter and fun. Prayers to her family.

Henry Crow Jul 14 2018 12:00 AM

An Azalea Plant was ordered on July 14, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Jul 14 2018 12:00 AM

Dale and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed visiting with you and Dorothy. My sincere condolences. Mike Ellison

Mike Ellison Jul 14 2018 12:00 AM

A Balance Easel Spray was sent by Wendi Shoffner on July 13, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Jul 13 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dorothy Crow

Macky Phommachak Jul 13 2018 12:00 AM

Thank you Wendi! Love you

Gloria Wood Jul 13 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dorothy Crow

Scott and Kristy Roehrs Jul 12 2018 12:00 AM

Dorothy will always be special to us, her friendly smile and her joyful laugh will be with us forever. Dorothy was a wonderful neighbor and friend. Our prayers are with her family for she will be dearly be missed..

Love Duane and Rosita

Duane and Rosita Smith Jul 12 2018 12:00 AM

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