Neil Crockarell (1939 - 2013)


Neil Crockarell

Neil Crockarell, age 73 of Palmyra, TN, died on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at Gateway Medical Center.

He was born on December 1, 1939 in Clarksville, TN to the late Duncan Eve Crockarell and Rebecca Osburn Crockarell.

Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11 a.m., at Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Chapel. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from 4-7 p.m. and Wednesday, March 27, 2013 from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home.

Neil was a dress designer. He received his Masters of Fine Arts from the Art Institute of Chicago. He also served in the Peace Corps in LaPaz, Bolivia.

He is survived by his wife, Margaret Lane Crockarell; daughter, Rebecca Lane Crockarell; and sister, Penny Darnell (Riley).

Pallbearers will be nephews, Whit Darnell, Eddy Darnell, Dawson Darnell, Sean Hodgson, Gary Lane and Charles Crow.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice .

Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040; (931) 645-6488.