CROFFORD, Shonda R. "Kat"  -
CROFFORD, Shonda R. “Kat” age 48 passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, November 23, 2017 at her residence.
Shonda was born in Dayton, Ohio on February 27, 1969 to Sammy Crofford and the late Shirley A. Crofford. Shonda was preceded in death by her mother Shirley Crofford, grandparents, Emma and Caldwell Martin, uncle Frankie, and three aunts, Emma, Juanita and Christine “Lena”, cousin David Brooks.
She leaves to cherish her memory a loving and devoted son, Shammarri Rutledge, two brothers Tommie “Pete”, Bryan (Nicole) Crofford; father Sammy Crofford; two aunts, Marie Johnson and Donna Martin; four uncles Caldwell (Mary) martin, Terry (Nadine), Larry and Roy Martin. Devoted friend and father of her son Calvin Rutledge; companion and devoted friend Joseph “Jabo” Winston; eight nieces; two nephews; special cousins Justin, Darnell, Jeanetta, Shawn, Niecey, Yvonne, Donyelle, Tony, Michael, Michelle, Yvonne, Terry Jr., Tonya, Phillip, Marie, Karen, Kathy, Cloressa, Chris, Betty “June” Robinson, Denise “Necey” Adkins, Joseph (Pam) Martin; great aunts Margaret Valentine and Evelyn Brooks; special friends Tina Ober, Roy “Stretch” McCullough, Edna Caldwell, Sue Campbell, Angela Maddox and many other loving family and friends.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M., Friday, December 1, 2017 at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 70 Hollencamp Ave. Pastor A.C. Cotton officiating. Visitation 12-1:00 P.M. Interment Jeffersonview Cemetery.