Orene Crenshaw

Obituary of Orene Benefield Crenshaw

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Funeral services for Orene Crenshaw, age 90, of Roanoke will be held on Tuesday, March 14, 2023, at 11:00 AM at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Rev. Shirley Meddick officiating.  Burial will follow at Friendship Christian Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5:00-7:00 PM on Monday, March 13, 2023.

Mrs. Crenshaw passed away Thursday, March 9, 2023, at her residence.

Survivors include: one daughter, Becky Norton of Roanoke; one son, Wes Crenshaw (Marie) of Tampa, FL; five grandchildren, Alexa, Rainna, Shanna, Calli, and Tessa; three great-grandchildren with another on the way; and one sister, Polly Jackson of LaGrange, GA.

Pallbearers will be Ted Jackson, Glen Jackson, David Benefield, Matt Benefield, Lance Cashwell, Brennan Nichols, Jeremy Fisher, and Stan Williamson.

A Randolph County native, Mrs. Crenshaw was born on November 27, 1932, the daughter of Lawson David and Bertha Wilson Benefield.  She was Christian by faith and was a homemaker.  Mrs. Crenshaw was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Willie Clarence Crenshaw; and seven siblings, Carl, Douglas, Dorsey, Ralph, Edward “Zeke”, and Donald Benefield.

Memorials may be floral or donations may be made to Hope Cottage at P.O. Box 366, Wedowee, AL 36278.  



5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, March 13, 2023
Benefield Funeral Home
17624 Highway 431
Wedowee, Alabama, United States

Funeral Services

11:00 am
Tuesday, March 14, 2023
Benefield Funeral Chapel
17624 Hwy 431
Wedowee, Alabama, United States


Friendship Christian Church Cemetery
2109 County Road 42
Roanoke, Alabama, United States
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