Robert Lawrence "Bob" "Porky" Crenshaw, age 76, of Malvern passed away Thursday, October 18, 2012 at his home. He was born October 1, 1936, in Malvern, the son of Lawrence and Bertha Lucille Jones Crenshaw. He worked at National Rejecters, in Hot Springs, for 22 years and was a security guard for Securitas before retirement. Robert loved selling roadside produce. He served in the United States Air Force and was of the Assembly of God faith. Other than his parents, he is preceded in death by his aunt, Ethel Holyfield; special friend, Mel Pennington; and niece, Lori Nix Reynolds.
Left to cherish his memory, wife, whom he married on February 8, 1974, June Malik Crenshaw; son, Robert "Robbie" Crenshaw (Christy) of Malvern; daughters, Vickey Sims (David) of Bismarck, Arlin Hansbraugh (Scot) of Malvern, and Cathie Bradley of Malvern; sisters, Carol Ann Nix (Charles) and family of Malvern; grandchildren, Tracy Hogan, Tasha Allen, Trent Allen, Chelsea Pierce, Colton Pierce, Chance Hansbraugh, Joseph Hansbraugh, Zachary Bradley, Thomas Bradley, Brennan Bradley; three, great-grandchildren, Michael Ty Ventress, Gavin Ventress, and Trenton Levi Allen; little friends, Junie B Jones, Erica Sweet, and Gidget; special friends and family, Malik's of Vancouver, Washington, Williams' of Gourdneck, Crenshaw's of Illinois, Jones' of Hot Springs, Allen's of Bismarck, Basil Grant of Texas, John & Nancy Kitchens of Donaldson, Hansbraugh's of Conway and Grandma Macy.
A Memorial Service will be Thursday, October 25th at 7:00pm at North Malvern Assembly of God with Reverend Lyndale Haberson and Reverend Keith Pennington officiating. The family would like to give a special thanks to Ruby Anderson, Shelly Scott Snowden and family, Glen Lawrence and family, Reverend and Sister J.E. Peters, Dr. Kahn and Dr. Pruitt. Memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements are by Regency Funeral Home. You may sign the guest book at regencyfuneralhome.com.