Dannie Ray Crews of South Boston passed away Sunday, June 21, 2020. He was born in Halifax County on May 15, 1944 and was 76 years of age. He was the son of the late Joe Allison Crews and the late Inez Tuck Crews. He was married to Beverly Holt Crews who survives.

He was a member of Union United Methodist Church, and he served in the United States Army during the Vietnam Era.

Dannie R. Crews is survived by his wife, Beverly Holt Crews of South Boston; his children, Tara Crews Lacks (Victor) of Clover, Paula Crews Orellana of South Boston, David Ray Crews of Chatham and Anthony Blair Crews of South Boston; three grandchildren, Miguel Orellana, Oliva Grace Lacks and Sydney Carroll Crews; sisters, Joyce Mae Saunders (Louis) of Nathalie and Cathy Susan Peade of Nathalie.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Jackie Edward Crews.

A funeral service will be held Thursday, June 25, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Union United Methodist Church with the Rev. Thad Decker officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends Thursday, one hour prior to the service at the church and other times at his home.

For memorials, consider a charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.

Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, South Boston.