Christopher Shawn Crowder, 46, of Hendersonville, died Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at St. Josephís Campus after a short illness.
He was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene. He had been lovingly cared for by the folks at Blue Ridge Group Home for the past two years.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Clyde and Edith Crowder; an uncle, Donald Crowder and two cousins, Tony Corn and Marty Jones.
He is survived by his parents, Bruce and Sheena Crowder of Hendersonville; a brother, Austin Bret Crowder and his wife Mary Beth of Seneca, SC; a sister, Christian Crowder Denman and her husband Neil of Hendersonville; maternal grandparents, Homer E. and Betty L. Freeman of Hendersonville; aunts and uncles, Beverly Crampton and her husband Tom, Chispah Tuttle and her husband Richard, Homer E. Freeman and his wife Dawn, Norma Jean Triplette and her husband Eulas, Irene Jones and her husband Roland, Ellazene Corn and her husband Jim and a special aunt, Clara Crowder, who lovingly cared for him most of his life; a niece, Isabelle Denman and several cousins.
The family extends a special thanks to the staff at St. Josephís Campus for the loving care of Shawn.
A funeral will be at 3:00 pm Sunday at the First Church of the Nazarene. Entombment will be private. The family will receive friends from 2-3:00pm Sunday at the church.