Donald “Don” Lewis Crider was born on Jan. 1, 1944, in Cleveland, Oklahoma, and departed this life on Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Shawnee at the age of 72.

Donald “Don” Lewis Crider was born on Jan. 1, 1944, in Cleveland, Oklahoma, and departed this life on Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Shawnee at the age of 72.

Don, the son of William and Eva (Hopkins) Crider, was a resident of Prague.

He married Debbie Carpenter on July 29, 1983, in Prague. Don faithfully attended Prague First Baptist Church.

He truly loved horses and was well known for his tack shop where he was always available for good humor and conversation. Don also appreciated music and had, for a time, played guitar in a band. He enjoyed the outdoors, particularly 4 wheeling. Most of all, Don enjoyed his family and spending time with his kids and grandkids.

His parents, four sisters Ortha Taylor, Betty Crosson, Dorothy Gilley and Erma Harvey and two brothers David Crider and Lloyd Crider preceded him in death.

Survivors include his wife of 33 years: Debbie Crider of Prague; daughters and son-in-law: Dawn Crenshaw of Yukon and Tru and Trevor Cole of Chandler; sons and daughters-in-law: Randall and Donna Morris of Texarkana and David and Cheryl Morris of Texarkana; five grandchildren: Darra and Matt, Daysha, Tanner, Mikenzie and Paisley; five great-grandchildren; sisters and brother-in-law: Lucille Henson of Tillamook, Oregon, Donna and Harold McAlester of Pawnee, Christine Giles of Shattuck; brothers and sisters-in-law: James and Goldie Crider of Cleveland, and Robert Crider of Farmersville, Texas; and many other family and friends.

The Crider family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 14, at Parks Brothers Funeral Home of Prague.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 15, at First Baptist Church in Prague with Bro. Tim Emmons officiating. Interment will follow at Prague Cemetery.

Services are under the direction of Parks Brothers Funeral Service in Prague.