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Percy Moore Crews

April 10, 1942 — January 8, 2023

Percy Moore Crews

Percy Mae Moore Crews- devoted wife, mother, and friend to many- passed away January 8, 2023.  She was born in Halifax County on April 10, 1942 and was 80 years of age.  She was the daughter of the late Letcher Clifton Moore and the late Nora Dunaway Moore.  She was married to the late Howard Eugene Crews, Sr.


She was a member of Catawba Baptist Church.  Percy loved going to yard sales, shopping, soap operas, gameshows and listening to races. She especially loved her dog, Buttercup.  Percy will be remembered in love by all who knew her.


Percy Mae Moore Crews is survived by:

Her Children

Consuella Welch and husband Henry of Nathalie

Hope Medley of Red Oak

Howard Crews, Jr. of Nathalie

Mike Moore and wife Alice of Nathalie

Ken Moore and wife Joan of Powhatan

Eleven Grandchildren

 Brittney Crews (Tanner), Tyler Clay, Hunter Crews, Howard “Trey” Crews III (Taylor), Dustin Stevens (Samantha), Courtney Muller (Korey), Michelle Francis, Brant Moore (Amanda), Matthew Moore (Beth), Austin Welch, and Aaron Welch

Ten Great Grandchildren

Kenneth “Kip” White, III, Silas Muller, Addilyn Adkins, Remington Adkins, Bradley Clay, Charlotte Clay, Aiden Moore, Kennedy Moore, Heidi Moore and Sophia Moore

One Great Great Grandchild

Willow Varner


***Preceded in death by***

Son, Anthony Hodges

Daughter, Catherine Hudgins

One Grandchild, Joseph Stevens

Three Great Grandchildren, Corrin Varner, Delaney Yateman and Howard “Kade” Crews, IV


A funeral service will be held Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at 12: 00 P.M. at Catawba Baptist Church with the Rev. Norman Talley officiating.


The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home and other times at her home.


For memorials, please consider Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements entrusted to Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592. 


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Past Services


Tuesday, January 10, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, January 11, 2023

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