Michael Levi Crawford, age 80, of Diamondhead, passed away on March 16, 2023, in New Orleans, LA.
He was preceded in death by his father, Levi Crawford; his mother, Mary Anabel Ferguson Crawford; a sister, Barbara Crawford Harper; and a step-son, Michael Simmons.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Iris Bryan Crawford; his children, Bryan (Angie) Crawford, Jeff (Kristen) Crawford, and Priscilla Crawford Peterson; a sister, Linda Crawford Powe Soler; 9 grandchildren, Jennifer, Jake, Joe, Faith, Braxton, Trey, Levi, Lauren, and Ashley; 5 great-grandchildren, Jaxon, Mason, Dawson, Olivia, and Rori; and a host of cousins, nieces, and nephews.
He was a native of Pearl River, LA and was a longtime resident of Diamondhead. He was a 1961 graduate of Slidell High School and had a 35 year career with AT&T and Bell South before retiring. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, NASCAR, and most of all enjoying the company of his family and friends.
A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
The Riemann Family Funeral Home, Kiln DeLisle Rd, is serving the family and online condolences may be offered at www.riemannfamily.com