Orville Ira Crocker

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    Orville Ira Crocker of Steelville, Missouri was born November 26, 1959 in Ellington, Missouri to Robert Lee and Jessie Lee (Hedgcoth) Crocker and passed away Sunday, October 4, 2020 at the age of 60 years, 10 months and 8 days.


    On May 10, 1980 he married Marcia Buchanan.
    Orville came to know the Lord several years ago. He was a hard worker as a general laborer in concrete and welding and anything he did.
    He enjoyed fishing, 4-wheeling and floating..
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Jessie Crocker; and one brother, Joseph Crocker.
    He is survived by his two sons, Joshua (Cari Owens) Crocker and Jeremie (Meika) Crocker, both of Steelville, Missouri; one daughter, Tausha Crocker of Steelville, Missouri; special friend and mother of his children, Marcia Dunn of Steelville, Missouri; four brothers, James Robert Crocker of Cuba, Missouri, David (Rebecca) Crocker of Steelville, Missouri, Steven (Sharon) Crocker of Czar Tower, Missouri and Russell (Wanda) Crocker of Cuba, Missouri; three sisters, Goldie (Roger) Parrett and Jane (Larry) Conner, all of Steelville, Missouri and Deloris (Eddie) Stricklin Jr. of Cherryville, Missouri; nine grandchildren, Joshua Crocker Jr., CaitLynn Crocker, Ezeikel “Zeke” Crocker, Tammy Horsefield, Lilly Crocker, Harper Crocker, Donovan Crocker, Samuel Crause and Mikie Joe; other relatives and friends.
    Memorial visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.
    The family chose cremation as the final disposition.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home of Steelville, Missouri.