Douglas Neil Crews

Douglas Neil Crews

Douglas Neil Crews, 51, of Maysville, Ky., and formerly of Anna, died Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, at his residence. 

Mr. Crews was born in Taylorville on Jan. 10, 1969, the son of Susan Corrington Crews of Maysville, Ky., and Michael “Mike” Crews of Anna.

He graduated from Anna-Jonesboro Community High School in 1987.  During high school he was a multi-sport athlete, earning eight varsity letters. He was named All-South in basketball and all-conference in football. He was also an avid hunter and fisherman. 

Beside his parents, he is survived by his two sisters, Laura Crews of Maysville, Ky., and Susan “Shelly” Norris (Kurt) of Wake Forest, N.C.; and by his nieces and nephews, Kaylin Norris, Madison Norris, Layla Crews-Taylor, Lawsyn Crews-Taylor and Linana Crews-Captain. He is also survived by his favorite aunt, Cindy Brent, and his cousin, John Kerley. 

A memorial visitation will be held for Douglas Crews from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro.

To view the obituary or to leave an online condolence for the family, visit

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