Gladys K. Crowley,83, of Hamlet passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at Richmond Co. Hospice Haven. She was born August 31, 1938 Oconee County, South Carolina a daughter of the late Hovey D. and Molly Rowland Kelley.
Gladys was a member of Faith Fellowship Church in Wallace, SC and was the owner and operator of Jeans N Things for over 20 years. Before that, she was co-owner of Mint Shop of Maxton and Hamlet. She was also co-owner of Crowley Co. Gladys enjoyed spending time at Lake Tillery with family. She loved fishing, playing basketball and eating. Gladys showed unconditional love to her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, family, friends and even strangers.
She was preceded in death by her husband Columbus L. Crowley, a daughter Teresa Hatcher, a brother Bill Kelley, sisters Joann Swafford and Edith Sexton.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, July 15, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at Faith Fellowship Church with Pastor Richard Rainwater and Pastor Drew Rainwater officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Surviving, A daughter, Kathy Moore (Charlie); Sons, Gerald Crowley (Nellie Willis) and Steven Crowley; Grandchildren, Allen Moore (Charlene), Chris Moore (Amanda), Jennifer Crowley, Steven Crowley (Darlene), Billy Ray Hatcher, Jr. (Meghan) and Jessica Crowley; 11 great grandchildren; A brother, Harold Kelley (Carol); Sisters, Lois Holden and Betty Moss (Doug). Son-in-law Billy Ray Hatcher, Sr.
The family will receive friends from 12:30-2:30 p.m. prior to the service at the church.
Memorial may be made to Richmond Co. Hospice 1119 US Hwy. #1 N Rockingham, NC 28379.
Online condolences may be made at www.watson-kingfuneralhome.com Watson-King Funeral Home in Hamlet is serving the Crowley family.
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