Obituary – Audrey Durr Crockett (1928 – 2018)


Audrey Durr Crockett of Waldron, Arkansas (formerly of New Orleans, Louisiana), 90 years, 7 months and 12 days old went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, October 15, 2018 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. She was born March 3, 1928 in New Orleans, Louisiana to parents Mary Elizabeth (Doescher) Durr and Edward Christian Durr.

Audrey moved to Waldron, Arkansas in 2006 to be close to her only child, Roy. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Waldron since October 2006.
Audrey is survived by her son, Roy Ellerbusch Hoppmeyer of Waldron, Arkansas and many nieces and nephews in the New Orleans area. She will be missed by all that knew her and the many whose lives she impacted.

Audrey is preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Mary Elizabeth Durr, and her seven siblings, Albert, Edward, Vera, Merlin, Raymond, Lois and Karl Durr.

Audrey’s life celebration will be at 6:00 p.m., Friday, October 19, 2018 at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Waldron, Arkansas. Arrangements and cremation are being entrusted to Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Gideons International, P.O. Box 823, Waldron, AR 72958. You may leave words of remembrance for Audrey’s family by visiting:

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Tammy Teague

Tammy Teague

Mansfield native, with roots in Scott County. Daughter, sister, wife and Christian. Education: 1995 MHS graduate; 1999 Arkansas Tech University Graduate - BA in Journalism. Career: Managing Editor - The Citizen; Copy Writer - Southwest Times Record; 20+ years experience in the news.

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