John W. Crawford Jr.
John W. (Chip) Crawford Jr., 53, Watertown, S.D., died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at his home.
Born Dec. 28, 1957, in Corydon, he was the son of Bettie Hunter-Lambertus of White, S.D., and the late John W. Crawford Sr.
He attended school in Corydon and worked as a welder throughout the United States, including for Charlie Terenary in Castlewood, S.D., and later for Loiseau Welding & Millright Inc.
Besides his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Eddie Joe Crawford, and a sister, Mary Frances Crawford.
Survivors besides his mother include three sons, Trevor Yerber and Cy and Wesley Crawford; a daughter, Jynex Crawford; a sister, Vernia Kranz of Watertown; and two brothers, Roy McGlothlin of Watertown and David McGlothlin of Coal Hill, Ariz.
Visitation: Friday, Feb. 4, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Wight, Comes and Sogn Funeral Home in Watertown.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the family in care of the funeral home, 1111 4th St. NE, Watertown, SD 57201.