Obituary – Peter Cross Crawford

Peter Cross Crawford was born to Norma (Crawford) and Julius Simek on October 14, 1965, in Vienna, Austria. Julius was a renown classicl music critic in Los Angeles and Austria. Peter was a toddler when he and his mother returned to Ackerman to live and where she took over the running of the Ben Franklin Store. An only child, Peter helped his mother in her store until its closure.
Peter died at his home in Ackerman on April 16, 2014. He was graduated from Ackerman High School in 1984, after which he attended Mississippi State University. His mother preceded him in death. He is survived by his adoptive father Ralph Bowie and many friends in the community.
Memorial graveside services, officiated by Rev. Bill Taylor, were 2 o’clock Sunday, April 27 at Enon Cemetery in Ackerman, where he is once again with his mother.