Ray Gene Crawford of Vancouver, Wash., died Wednesday, May 30, 2007, at his home. He was 69.

Mr. Crawford was born May 17, 1938, in Quapaw to Ray and Dorothy (Trusedell) Crawford. He moved from Quapaw to Vancouver approximately 35 years ago.

He worked as a cutter in a garment factory.

Survivors include two sons, Michael Crawford of Rapid City, S.D., and Mark Crawford of Sandy, Calif.; two daughters, Melinda Holdual of Vancouver and Marsha Keitzhe of Rapid City, S.D.; one brother, Leroy Crawford of Battle Ground, Wash.; two sisters, Norma Shepherd of Castle Rock, Wash., and Loretta Ware of Cardin, nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial services will be announced at a later date.

Arrangements are under the direction of Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Picher.