Eric Preston Crawford, 37, of Chuckey, passed away at his home on August 19, 2021. He was a US Army Veteran serving in Iraqi Freedom. He was of the Free Will Baptist faith.\nHe is survived by his son: Layton Crawford; father: Randy Crawford, mother: Theresa Page Malone; sister: Tiffany Weems Eastep; brother: Jordan Malone; grandparents: Margaret Page, Mike Page; nieces and nephews: Kinlea Eastep, Kelson Eastep, Riley Alley; several aunts, uncles, and cousins.\nHe was preceded in death by his grandparents: Jean & Glen Crawford; cousin: Brian Crawford.\nThe family will receive friends on Wednesday from 10 until 12 at Jeffers Funeral Chapel in Afton. The funeral will be 12pm at Jeffers Funeral Chapel in Afton with the Rev. Gary Gass officiating. Interment will be at Mt. Home National Cemetery Wednesday at 2pm.\nPallbearers will be: Jordan Malone, Brandon Marshall, Jessie Sproles, Brian Jones, Bennie Morris, and Jason Crawford.\nHonorary Pallbearers: 101st Air Born.\nIn lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the funeral home to defray funeral expenses. \nTo send a flower arrangement or to plant trees in memory of \nEric Preston Crawford, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.