Elizabeth Almeda Overton Crowder, 72, passed away Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at her home in El Dorado.

She was born April 25, 1940, in Malvern, to George and Willie Overton.

Mrs. Crowder was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church. She worked as a LPN at the Diagnostic Clinic and Warner Brown Hospital.

Elizabeth was preceded in death by both her parents and her husband, William Daniel Crowder.

Survivors include their three sons, Danny Dewayne Crowder, David Micheal (Pamela) Crowder and William Daniel (Angie) Crowder Jr.; nine grandchildren, Lacretia Rachelle Odem, Lindsey Danielle Falcon, Jarrod Paul Crowder, Brittney Nichole Crowder, Lori Wade, Carly Danielle Crowder, Jacob Daniel Crowder, Jeramie Dumas and Jason Dumas; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Young’s.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, at Ebenezer Baptist Church with Bro. Steve Pelz and Bro. Sam Shepperson officiating. Burial will follow in Tulip Cemetery of Dallas County under the direction of Young’s Funeral Directors.

Pallbearers will include Otis McKroskey, John Hammond, Frank Hash, Joe Cheshier, Melvin Posey and Sonny Kelly. Honorary pallbearers will be Boyd Taylor, Smokey Osborne, Dr. Keith Davis and Dr. Allan Pirnique.

An online guest registry will be available at www.youngsfuneralhome.com.

Published: 12/04/2012