Clyde Crockett

Born: Wed., Oct. 30, 1929
Died: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Feb. 23, 2018
Location: Minor - Morris Funeral Home, Ltd.

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, Sat., Feb. 24, 2018
Location: St. John M.B. Church

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Sat., Feb. 24, 2018
Location: St. John M.B. Church

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Clyde (Kuda) Crockett was born to the late Cee Crockett and Iana Triplett on October 30, 1929 in Yazoo City, MS. He departed this life peacefully on Sunday, February 11, 2018, with his loving family by his side. Clyde retired from Railway & Industrial in 1993 after 20 years of service, which was only one of many jobs he worked during his lifetime. He was a hard working individual and loved his family. He enjoyed gardening and also loved to shine shoes for his local customers. Clyde confessed his relationship with Christ at an early age, and moved to Joliet, Illinois and joined Second Baptist Church and later changed his membership to Mt. Zion Baptist Church under the leadership of Reverend Dr. Isaac Singleton, Sr. Clyde was preceded in death by his loving wife, Annie M. Crockett; parents, Cee Crockett and Iana Triplett; brother, Henry Crockett; sister, Laura Claypool; daughter, Mary Williams; stepdaughter, Catherine Carter; and stepson, Horace Parish. He leaves in the hands of the Lord; children, Carita Gibson (Daniel-deceased) of Naperville, IL, Shirley Crawley and A.C. Crockett, both of Milwaukee, WI; step-daughter, Myrdes (Harvey) Bennett of Joliet, IL; step-mother, Lucille Crockett of Detroit, MI; one brother, Roosevelt Crockett of Pascagoula, MS; 19 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

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Charlotte Seabron/Ferguson
   Posted Mon February 12, 2018
To the Crockett & Bennett Family,I'm so sorry for your loss of Mr.Clyde!I remember meeting Mr.Clyde when we all lived on Water Street 51 years ago!!He was always a kind man and never forgot who I was.The last time I say him he told me I was getting "old"and he knew me when I was still in High School ,he was unforgettable !All Is Well Mr.Clyde.

Edna L. Foster
   Posted Sat February 17, 2018
To The Family of Clyde Crockett,
My family and I express our deepest sympathy to you. May God give you peace, comfort, and strength today and all the days hereafter. May you gain joy in your hearts as you remember the pleasant times you spent together in the past.

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