Merlin "Bones" Joseph Crawford

Merlin "Bones" Joseph Crawford, a lifelong resident of St. Bernard Parish, passed away on Friday, February 28, 2014 at the age of 61. Beloved husband of Kim Loup Crawford. Father of Merlin and Harold  Brown. Stepfather of Nicole Loup, Jack Brown (Kerri), Angela Laboy and Donnelle Horton (Johnny). Son of the late Irma Seither Crawford and Harold Edward Crawford. Brother of Harold Crawford (Karen), Martin Crawford (Patricia) and Billy Crawford. Also survived by four grandchildren, 11 nieces and nephews and 16 great-nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends, also employees of Milwright Local 729 and CBI are invited to attend a visitation to be held at St. Bernard  Memorial Funeral Home in Chalmette, LA, on Friday, March 7, 2014 from 6 - 9 p.m. and Sunday, March 9, 2014 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. A funeral service will follow on Sunday at 2 p.m. Interment will be private. To view and sign the Family Guestbook, please visit

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