Crawford, Gladys "Lane"

Monday, April 16, 2018
Gladys “Lane” Crawford
Gladys “Lane” Crawford

Gladys “Lane” Crawford, 82, of East Brainerd, passed away peacefully at her home on April 15, 2018.

Born in Baltimore, Md., on June 14, 1935, she was preceded in death by her parents, Harry D. and Gladys I. Fee.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Richard C. (Dick) Crawford;  daughter, Angela Crawford Griffin; grandson, Blake A. Griffith, Harrison; sister, Carolyn J. (Fred)  Steinwedel, Westminster, Md.;  brother, Harry D. (Betty) Fee, Carriere, Ms.

Family, friends, and others whose lives Lane has touched are invited to reminisce, grieve, and support one another from 3-5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18, at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road. A memorial service will follow at 6 p.m. in the chapel with Rev. Paul Bushur officiating.

In lieu of flowers the family request that memorial donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tn. 38105 or the Alzheimer’s Association, 478 Craighead Street, Ste. 200, Nashville, Tn. 37204 in Lane’s memory.

Visit heritagechattanooga.com to share condolences to the family and view the memorial tribute.

Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.


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