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Dorian Crawford

ROCK HILL -- Mr. Dorian Hakem Crawford of 1036 Stoneybrook Lane in Rock Hill, died on Jan. 31, 2008, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008, at Freedom Temple Ministries with the Reverend Charles Smith officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Gardens. He will lie in state at the church from 1 p.m. until the hour of service.

A native of Rock Hill, he was the son of Betty Holley and Dennis Crawford. Dorian was educated in the public schools of Rock Hill. He was a member of Cedar Grove A.M.E. Zion Church, where he was a former member of the Children's and Youth Choir and the Usher Board.

He is survived by his parents, Betty Holley and Dennis Crawford, of the home; two brothers, LaDarrus "Beetle" Crawford and Dennis A. Bufort Sr.; grandmother, Naomi C. Caldwell; niece, Denisha Bufort; nephew, Dennis A. Bufort Jr.; great-nephew, Elijah Bufort; God-daughter, Joy Jennings; five aunts, Pearl C. (Robert) McCloud, Pamela B. Crawford, Sitrina C. (John) Miller, Margaret Holley and Mary Holloway; nine uncles, John (Mary) Holley, and Sam Holley, Orion (Delores) Holley, Robert Holley, Louis Holley, Terry (Jacqueline) Caldwell, and Danny (Cathy) Caldwell, Precious Holley and James Holley Jr.; and God-mother, Doris Johnson.

Family will receive friends at the home of his parents, Dennis and Betty Holley Crawford, 1036 Stoneybrook Lane, Rock Hill. Public viewing will be held Monday, Feb. 4, 2008, from 5 to 7 p.m. at King Funeral Home, Chris King Memorial Chapel, Rock Hill.

Funeral Services are entrusted to King Funeral Home, Chris King Memorial Chapel, 331 East Main St., Rock Hill. Condolences may be sent to the Crawford Family via the funeral home website: John R. King Funeral Director serving the Crawford family.