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Jessie Howard Crawley

Jessie Howard Crawley

Feb. 6, 1960 to July 31, 2022

Jessie Howard Crawley, 62, of Morganton, NC, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2022 at home while surrounded by his family.

Born in Burke County, NC on February 6, 1960, he was the son of the late Howard Junior Crawley and Carolyn Joyce Mull Crawley.  Jessie was a member of Mt. Home Baptist Church.  Jessie worked as a talented backhoe operator for Mull Septic Service and then began truck driving.  He drove a truck for over 40 years for Henredon and Walkin Sheppard.

Jessie enjoyed spending time at the lake and washing and caring for his cars.  He was known for having the cleanest cars in Burke County.  He may be gone, but the memories, guidance, and love he gave his family will last a lifetime.

A beloved and devoted husband, father, and grandfather, Jessie is survived by his wife, Paula Faye Hoglen Crawley; son, Brandon Crawley and spouse, Kim; grandchildren, Kara and Daylin Crawley; sisters, Kim Hoyle and Cynthia Brittain; and a number of nieces, nephews, and extended family.

In addition to his parents, Jessie was preceded in death by two uncles, Benn and Howard Mull.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m., Thursday, August 4, 2022 at Mt. Home Baptist Church.  The memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. in the church with Rev. Jerry Gamble officiating.

Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Visitation: Aug. 4, 2022
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

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Service: Aug. 4, 2022
2 p.m.

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