Frances Marie Gray Crocker


Frances Marie Gray Crocker, 93, of Lufkin died Sunday, March 12, 2023 at The Joseph House.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 17, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at Lone Cedar Missionary Baptist Church in Joaquin with Wayne Roberson and Todd Stracener officiating, and eulogy by Mark Crocker. Interment will follow in Lone Cedar Cemetery.

Mrs. Crocker was born October 7, 1929 in Joaquin, Texas to the late Bennye (Oats) and James Edison Gray. A longtime resident of Houston, Mrs. Crocker had resided in Lufkin 14 years. She was a homemaker and a member of Lone Cedar Missionary Baptist Church.

Survivors include: 
Her son and daughter-in-law, Ron and Robin Crocker of Lufkin

Grandsons and wives: 
Mark and Amanda Crocker of Lufkin
Chase and Callie Crocker, all of Lufkin
Heather and Josh Harrison of Central

Taylor Marie
Payton Lynn
George Henry
Audrey Grace
Silas Nathaniel
Hattie Marie

Brother and sister-in-law, Tommy and Joanell Gray of Joaquin

Brother-in-law, Clifford Hamilton of Joaquin

A number of nieces and nephews

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, H. Elvin Crocker; and sisters, Era Lou Gray and Wanda Hamilton.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons and nephews.

Memories and condolences may be added at

Carroway Funeral Home, Lufkin, directors.