ATLANTA, Texas—Willie B. Crowell, 57, of Texarkana, Texas, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, in a local hospital.

Mr. Crowell was born Nov. 26, 1955, in New Boston, Texas.

Survivors include his father, Jimmy L. Crowell of Texarkana; three brothers, Willie Payne and Jimmie C. Crowell of Texarkana and Douglas Barber of Dallas; and two sisters, Aretha Wesson of Magnolia, Ark., and Lena Williams of Fort Worth, Texas.

Closed casket services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Arkadelphia Baptist Church, New Boston, with the Rev. Jimmie C. Crowell officiating. Burial will be in Arkadelphia Cemetery under direction of Community Mortuary.

Visitation will be 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the church.

Published: 01/23/2013