Rudolph Crowell, Jr.

Sunrise: October 31, 1955

Sunset: December 5, 2023

Rudolph (Rudy) Crowell, Jr., Son of the late Rudolph Crowell Sr. and Nellie C. Mason, was born in Portsmouth, Virginia on October 31, 1955. On December 5, 2023, Rudy was called home to be with the Lord.

He was called Pookey, Uncle Poo-bear or just Rudy by friends and loved ones and received his education in the Portsmouth public schools. He later enlisted into the United States Army where he would receive an Honorable discharge. Rudy would often attend church with his mother and sister, as he adored them both.

He enjoyed spending time with friends and family. When health allowed, he would make his way around town on his red scooter (Zoom). He was very gifted when it came to writing poetry and drawing.

Left to cherish many memories are Mother Nellie Mason; three children, daughters DeJeanetta Blount (Linwood), Suffolk, Virginia, Pamela D Worrell, Portsmouth, Virginia; son, Linwood Crowell (Tania) Charlotte, North Carolina; three sisters, Patricia Crowell (proceeded), Angela Purvis (Rodney), Chesapeake, Virginia and Marrisa Drew of Florida; one brother, Damon Drew (Angela) Portsmouth, Virginia; one longtime special friend, Linda Moore; a host of grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, great nieces, great nephews and friends who loved him dearly.

Viewing Wednesday, December 13, 2023 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Service COME IN PERSON OR WATCH LIVE ONLINE Thursday, December 14, 2023 2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Portsmouth Chapel Interment Albert G. Horton Veteran Cemetery 5310 Milners Road Suffolk, VA 23434

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    Ideller Perry says

    Cousin, God called you home and many will miss you! I will cherish all of our childhood memories that we had together. My prayers are with all family and friends who were a part of your life and for Aunt Nellie’s strength as she continues without you. Special prayers for your son “Ike” as well as the rest of your children. Rest in peace cousin! ❤️🙏🏽

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