Avo Crosson

Published 7:48 am Thursday, February 9, 2012

Feb. 20, 1939 –

Feb. 1, 2012

Funeral services for Avo Williams Crosson, 72, of Iron City, Ga., were held on Saturday, Feb. 4, in the Chapel of Evans-Skipper Funeral Home in Donalsonville, Ga., with Rev. Robert Anderson officiating. Interment followed at Rock Pond/Olive Grove Cemetery in Iron City. Casketbearers were Chris Moore, Gary Kelly, Douglas Williams, Zach Williams, Wes Dozier and Kevin Coker.  Honorary casketbearers were the Seminole Sweeties — Red Hat Ladies.

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She was born in Iron City, on Feb. 20, 1939, to the late Randall and Iris Trawick Williams. She died Feb. 1, 2012, at her residence. She was a member of Notchaway Baptist Church, Iron City Ladies Club and Seminole Sweeties (Red Hat Society) and was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Randall and Iris Trawick Williams, and a brother, Benny Willams.

Survivors include her husband, Harold Crosson of Iron City; daughters, Pam Langston of Smith Creek, Fla., Elise Ann Crosson of Iron City, and Karen Griffith and her husband Preston of Cropwell, Ala.; brothers, Harold Williams of Iron City and Jimmy Williams and his wife Mary of Gainesville, Ga.; sister-in-law, Carol Williams of Iron City; grandchildren, Michael Langston and his wife Patty, Shari Langston Smith and her husband Jason, Kevin Langston and his wife Ansleigh, Conner Griffith and Cael Griffith; great grandchildren, Hunter Langston, Audrey Langston, Kaitlin Smith and Hayden Langston; as well as nieces and nephews, Douglas Williams, Tracy Williams Holt and Zach Williams.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society c/o Lucy Thomas, P.O. Box 616 Donalsonville, GA 39845.

Evans-Skipper Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.