Orene Twilia Crawford, 79, died Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, at Garden Valley Retirement Village in Garden City. 

She was born May 8, 1939, in Garden City, to Charles Lester and Beulah Orene Locke Gooden.

A registered nurse, Mrs. Crawford had worked all over the country, returning to Garden City in August 2013.

Her husband, Alexander B. Crawford, whom she had married in Gainesville, Mo., died in the mid-1990s. She also was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Charlotte Grace Fowler.

Survivors include three sons, Charles Lester Hubbard of Oklahoma City, Virgil LeRoy Hubbard of Las Vegas, Nev., and Gary L. Walk of Garden City; three daughters, Regina Orene DeMoss of Seneca, Mo., Kathryn Kay Hubbard of San Antonio, Texas, and Kim Walkmaller of Joplin, Mo.; two brothers, Tony Ray Gooden of Antonito, Colo., and Archie Lee Gooden of Garden City; 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Cremation has been chosen and there will be no services. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Garden City Community College Endowment Association for the benefit of the GCCC Nursing Program, in care of Price & Sons Funeral Home, 620 N. Main St., Garden City, KS 67846.