Artie Ray Crowder, 48, of Elkton, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville.

He was born Jan. 17, 1970, in Blue Island, Ill. the son of Randy and Nancy Gringel Crowder.

He was preceded in death by his father.

He is survived by his mother, Nancy Crowder of Elkton; one son, Dravin Dukes of Central City; one daughter, Ashton Crowder of Elkton; one brother, Jimmy Crowder (Alyssa) of Allegre, and two nephews, Alex and Randall Crowder of Allegre.

It was his wishes to be cremated. There will be no services.