Hazel Mumford Crockett, 83, of 140 Kirkland Drive, widow of Benjamin Elliott Crockett, Jr., died Friday, June 14, 2013 at Hospice House.
Born in Harlem, GA; she was the daughter of the late James Robert and Hallie Ansley Mumford. Hazel was a 1947 graduate of Harlem High School where she was the captain of the girl’s varsity basketball team. She was a homemaker, a volunteer for the American Red Cross, in the Golden Steppers Cloggers and also in the Senior Circle in McCormick. Hazel was a member of Silver Run Baptist Church in Harlem, GA and attended Buffalo Baptist Church for the past twenty years. .
She was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia Adams.
Surviving are four children, Carmen (Albert) Burnett, of Greenwood, Dale Tucker of Florence, Daniel B. Crockett of McCormick and Patrick D. (Sandra White) Crockett of Abbeville; five grandchildren, Lynne (Ron) Long of Grey Court, Troy Tucker, Dresden Tucker, both of Florence, Matthew Crockett of Seneca and Andrew Crockett of Spartanburg; two great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held at 11 am on Monday at Overbrook Cemetery in McCormick with the Rev. Kyle Antone officiating.
The family will receive friends at Harley Funeral Home on Sunday from 6 to 8 pm.
The family is at their respective homes.
Messages of condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.harleyfuneralhome.com.