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Hayward Cecil Crews
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Obituary for Hayward Cecil Crews

Hayward Cecil Crews, 83, of 560 Hunting Hills Rd., Danville, Va., passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at Sovah Health Danville. He was born May 29, 1934, in Pittsylvania County, Va., to the late Mabel Witcher Crews and the late Edward Thomas Crews. Mr. Crews is survived by his wife, Sarah Coles Crews, of the residence. He worked for APAC prior to his retirement, and also worked for Oakwood Mobile Homes for 15 years. Mr. Crews was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Crews is survived by his daughters, Martha Logan and husband, Charlie of Chatham, Va., Jackie Stone and husband, Willie of Danville, and Sandra McQueen of Dry Fork, Va.; his son, Hayward Crews, Jr. and wife, Gloria of Virginia Beach, Va.; and his brother, Bronzell Crews and wife, Nancy of Danville; as well as ten grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren.

He is further survived by one nephew, five nieces, five great-nephews, eight great-nieces, eight great-great-nephews, seven great-great-nieces and two great-great-great-nephews.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Crews was predeceased by a baby daughter at birth.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, January 13, 2018, at Norris Mt. Hermon Chapel with Rev. Reginald Carter officiating. Interment will follow at Witcher Family Cemetery on Hunting Hills Road.

Viewing for the public will be held Friday, January 12, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; the family will receive friends at the residence, 560 Hunting Hills Rd., Danville.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Crews family. Online condolences may be made at

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9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540





1:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

Cemetery Details


Witcher Family Cemetery (Danville)

525 Hunting Hills Road
Danville, VA 24540


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