Roger Allen Crowder, 65, of Pulaski, Va., died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, in the LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski.
He was born in Montgomery County, Va. on April 13, 1949 and was the son of the late George Washington Crowder and Gladys Marie Taylor Crowder. He was also preceded in death by brothers, Robert (Bob), Richard and Charles Crowder. Mr. Crowder was a truck driver and a veteran of the United States Army, having served in the Vietnam War.
Surviving are his wife, Susan Crowder; sons and daughters-in-law, Roger Allen Crowder Jr. and Sandra, John Crowder and Lori, and Russell Crowder; sisters, Donna (Sue) Gregory, Mary Lou Vires, Marjorie Reece, Mildred Branch, Mona Ratcliffe and Martha Kilbert; brothers, David Crowder, Kevin Crowder and Donald Crowder, and three grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, Aug. 6, 1 p.m., from Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Dublin, with Pulaski VFW Post 1184 conducting military graveside rites. Visitation will be Tuesday at Stevens Funeral Home where the family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. The family will be meeting at the residence of his son and daughter-in-law, Roger and Sandra Crowder, 1217 MacGill St., Pulaski, Va.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski, Va.