Crockett, Cora DeWeese
Cora May DeWeese Crockett of Christiansburg, VA departed this life, entering into Paradise with Heavenly Father Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Born in Narrows, VA on April 29, 1937, she was a daughter of the late Daniel French and Cherry Fletcher DeWeese.
Cora was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints-New River Ward in Pembroke, VA. She dedicated her life also to her family, and after a career in textiles assisted as the secretary for Crockett Home Improvement in Christiansburg, VA.
Cora is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Walter George Crockett, JR; a daughter, Sherry Crockett; sons, Michael Crockett, and Raymond Crockett; granddaughter, Jessica Perdue; brothers, Daniel DeWeese, Marvin DeWeese, Everett DeWeese, and Charles DeWeese; and sisters, Mary Colgin, and Margaret Henson.
Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Allen Crockett of Christiansburg, VA, Jeffrey Crockett of Christiansburg, and George Crockett III (Larisa)of Christiansburg; a daughter, Debra Silva (Frank) of Arkansas; sisters, Ida Kessinger of Pulaski, Lena Stone of Purcellville, and Barbara Jones of Clayton, NC; 6 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren.
There will be a Funeral Service conducted Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home Chapel in Pembroke, VA with Bishop Jeff Hendricks presiding. A dedication of the grave will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg, VA with Andy Wilburn speaking. Family will receive friends and family on Friday, May 14, 2021 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home Chapel. A guestbook is available by visiting www.kendallfuneralhome.com. The staff of Kendall Funeral Home are honored to be serving the Crockett family.