Nan Grey Bailey Crawford, 74, died Thursday. A native of Wake County she was daughter to the late David Thomas Bailey, Sr. and Lula Grey Todd Bailey. Nan worked for over 25 years for the NC Court Systems with the last 8 years working for Supreme Court Justice Robert Edmunds. She was a wonderful cook and was a truly gifted Sunday School Teacher, the best in Eastern NC. When the children graduated from her class they stayed her children. Nan was a huge NC State Fan, and a truly beloved mother, grandmother, sister & friend. She will truly be missed.
She is survived by her sons; Cliff Crawford III (Susan) of Atlanta, GA, Dan Crawford Orlando, FL Tim Crawford (Sharon) of Raleigh, Sam Crawford (Delaine) of Raleigh brothers; Tom Bailey, Jr. (Lynn) of Springfield, VA Sam Bailey (Nell) of Raleigh, & Jim Bailey (Caren) of Wendell, grandchildren; Jessica, Tori, Forrest, Patrick, Sarah-Larkin, Sam, Greyson, & Timothy Cole.
Visitation 2-4, Sunday, Christ Church, 400 Newton Rd., Raleigh. Funeral service information will be in the Sunday paper.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net