YOUNGSVILLE -  Clyde Oren Crowell, Jr., 80, died Friday, December 25, 2009.

 Surviving: wife, Betty Winecoff Crowell; daughters, Patricia Ann Crowell and Susan Crowell Estes (Michael Scott); four grandchildren.

A celebration of his life will be held at 12 noon on Saturday, January 2, 2010 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home with Pastor Jimmy Carroll officiating.

In lieu of flowers the family requests a donation in his memory be made to Hospice of Wake County, 250 Hospice Circle,  Raleigh, NC 27607.