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Lena Helen Crawford

March 2, 1932 — November 5, 2022

Jefferson City, Missouri

Lena Helen Crawford, 90, of Jefferson City, Missouri passed away Saturday, November 5, 2022, at Capital Region Medical Center.

She was born March 2, 1932, in Marshall, Oklahoma, the daughter to Arthur Preston Beauchamp, Sr. and Helen Emma (Hoffman) Beauchamp.

Lena was a graduate in 1950 of Dixon High School in Dixon, Missouri.

She was united in marriage on December 12, 1950, in Pulaski County to Wilford Durl-Lynn Crawford who preceded her in death in 1984.

Lena retired from the ABB Manufacturing Company after many years in the coil winding department.

She was a member of Summit First Assembly of God Church in Holts Summit, MO.

Lena loved to crochet and over the years made thousands of stocking caps, doilies, and other items.  She would give these items to family, friends, and also donated them to the local elementary school children.  Most recently in October, she was given the Brenda Hatfield Service Award from the Jefferson City School Foundation – Southwest Early Childhood Center.

Survivors include two children, Tom (Martha) Crawford, Springfield, MO; Katherine (Tony) Smith, Sullivan, MO; seven grandchildren, Thomas Aaron Turnbough, Elizabeth Hilliard, Owen Hilliard, Lori (Moses) Sterling, Nick (Constance) Smith, Mathew Smith; seven great-grandchildren, Kinsey Huff, Kyra Hilliard, Henry Pyles, Jim Pyles, Vivian Hilliard, Dylan Kleiniger, Dylan Smith; and two brothers, Leo Dean (Barbara) Beauchamp, Scott City, MO; and Arthur Preston Beauchamp, Jr., Cuba, MO.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Louise West, Rose West, Ruby Moore; and three brothers, Leonard, Henry, and Al Beauchamp.

Visitation will be 10-11:30 a.m. Friday, November 11, 2022, at Trimble Funeral Homes – Jefferson City.  A funeral service will follow at 11:30 a.m. with Rev. James Steele officiating.

A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Friday at Dixon Cemetery in Dixon, Missouri.

Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.

Services entrusted to Trimble Funeral Homes – Jefferson City.  trimblefunerals.com

To send flowers to the family in memory of Lena Helen Crawford, please visit our flower store.

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Visitation

Friday, November 11, 2022

10:00 - 11:30am (Central time)

Trimble Funeral Homes - Jefferson City

3210 N 10 Mile Dr, Jefferson City, MO 65109

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Funeral Service

Friday, November 11, 2022

11:30am - 12:30pm (Central time)

Trimble Funeral Homes - Jefferson City

3210 N 10 Mile Dr, Jefferson City, MO 65109

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