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Radney Funeral Home - Mobile

3155 Dauphin Street, Mobile, AL

OBITUARY

Willie Crook

May 26, 1961December 22, 2019

Willie Crook died on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at his home on Dauphin Island, AL. He was unable to continue his battle with cancer. Willie had a passion for birds and bird watching and enjoyed riding his bike on the Island. Willie loved his dog Lucy, who was by his side until he went to be with the Lord.

He is survived by his brother Walter, Aunt and Uncle; Gary and Carolyn Stomper, cousins; Cambria, Jason, Rob (Stacy) and Amy, brother-in-law Joe Campbell (Katy). Nephews Chris (Keri) Campbell and Cooper Campbell. Great nieces Caroline and Payton, great nephews Parker and Carson. Willie was preceded in death by his wife of sixteen years Betsy Campbell Crook and son Jack Randazzo, parents Billy and Delores Crook and his life long best friend, Terry Scott.

Celebration of Life Services will be schedule at a later date.

In lieu of flowers memorial gifts suggested to Dauphin Island Heritage and Arts Council, PO Box 114, Dauphin Island, AL. 36528 or a charity of your choice.

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Lee Ann Myrick

January 17, 2020

Walter, I'm so sorry to hear about Willie. I have such fun memories of you both since ya'll moved to Clinton when we were in the 5th grade. I hope you find peace in knowing how many people love you and Willie.

Love you.

Missy Liotta(Ledbetter)

January 16, 2020

Walter, I am so sorry to hear the news of Willie’s passing. I have such fond memories of hanging out with you 2 and Terry! Y’all were some great guys! I’ll be praying for you to have pease in your heart during this time of sorrow!

God Bless!
Missy

David Neelley

January 16, 2020

I am so sorry to hear about Willie passing! I just found out yesterday and of course the memories just started flooding in! I moved to Clinton in October 1978. School had already started and I was the "strange" guy. After school I was introduced to Walter and Willie on my way home. Of course they were in their Monte Carlo cruising around. I got in their car and they started showing and telling me all about Clinton. Toward the evening hours, we stopped at all the Homecoming float building parties for each class and they introduced me to each one there! Everyone knows Walter and Willie! I must have met 200 new friends thanks to those two. They finally dropped me off around 10 and by the next day I felt at home in Clinton. So whenever I hear "Walter or Willie", my first flashback is of that day and how many lives that Walter and Willie has touched over the years.
Rest in Peace my dear friend! I will never forget you!

Chip Ledbetter

January 15, 2020

Met these two, Walter and Willie, a few times while hanging with Walker Price. Two of the most unassuming, friendly, funny, and welcoming to anyone, individuals you could ever have the pleasure of meeting. Walter, so sad for your back to back losses. But keep your chin up, keep smiling, keep going, and continue loving people and life. As little as I knew you both, you two were full of life, joy, accompanied by an unending plethora of friends. Keep it going! Many prayers.

Laura Cotton, RN

January 10, 2020

Walter,
I am deeply saddened to hear of Willie's passing. Please know that I am praying for your family and the repose of his soul. May the Lord bless you and keep you.
With much love,
Laura Cotton, RN
Southern Cancer Center

BECKY Horton Miles

January 9, 2020

Walter, I am so sorry and sad to here about Willie, a sweet soul gone too soon, he will be missed....You are in my thoughts and prayers my old friend, Becky

Arlene Wilson

January 9, 2020

So sorry to learn about Willies passing. I knew him thru MDHS. What a character. I know he loved to travel and was so in love with Betsy. I often heard about thier trips and the different bottles of wine they shared. Several of us got to see his Flamingo Lounge when they lived in Clinton. He had a great sense of humor. Wish I had known he was sick. Hugs to all his family.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY