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Missionary Elizabeth Hawa Oldlady Crawford, aka "EHCO"

Sunrise April 30, 1962

Sunset April 15, 2022

The Crawford, Fahngon and the Kpekor families and the International Churches of Christ in West Africa, regret to announce the homegoing of Missionary Elizabeth Hawa Oldlady Crawford. This sad event occurred on Friday, April 15, 2022 at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra, Ghana after a protracted illness.

Missionary Elizabeth Hawa Oldlady Crawford was born in Kpekor, Brewerville, Montserrado County, Liberia; unto the union of Rev Charles F. Crawford and  Mother Mary G.  Crawford.

The Deceased faithfully served the International Churches of Christ in Liberia, Ghana, Ivory Coast and  Cameroon for over two decades.

She leaves to mourn her loss, her daughter Edith Swen (Adolphus Swen) and grand children Adolphus,  Aloysius  Akeelah Swen; several brothers, including Joseph (Renee) Ross, John (Pat) Stepney, Jacob (Sianeh) Crawford, John Crawford and others, cousins, nephews, nieces and friends of  Liberia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Cameroon and the United States.

She was predeceased by her parents, Rev Charles F. Crawford and Mother Mary G. Crawford; her sisters Gbeneh and Edith Crawford and her brother, Charles F. Crawford, jr.

Funeral arrangements 

are as follows:

1. First Service of Songs : Sunday, May 1, 2022
            VENUE : International Churches of  Christ, Cape Coast, Ghana
TIME:  11:00am     

2. Expatriation of her remains to Monrovia: Thursday, May 5, 2022

3. Second Service of Songs : Friday, May 13, 2022
VENUE: International Churches of Christ (located opposite the Liberia Broadcasting System (LBS) after ELWA Junction)                              TIME: 11.00am

4. Funeral and Burial Services : Saturday, May 14,  2022

VENUE: International  Churches of Christ, Paynesville, Liberia
TIME: 11:00am

Cemetery: Johnsonville Cemetery, Johnsonville City

5. Thanksgiving Service : Sunday, May 15, 2022
VENUE : International Churches of Christ, Paynesville, Liberia
TIME: 11:00am

May her soul rest in peace. 


1. Joseph C. Ross 9106701267 
2. Jacob Crawford 3362311734
3. John Stepney 3368166813
4. Edith Swen 011231776253268
5. Jimmey Fahngon 011231770123243
6. Jesse Fahngon 7639572445