Retired longtime Habersham Co. judge dies

Linton Crawford, Jr., died at his Cornelia home Saturday following an extended illness. He was 77.

During lifetime he served as Municipal Court Judge for both Tallulah Falls and Clarkesville and as Habersham County State Court Judge from 1997 to 2010. In 2010, He was appointed to the Superior Court of the Mountain Judicial Circuit, retiring in 2012.

Crawford was a former member the Habersham Medical Center Authority and former attorney for Habersham EMC and the Habersham County Board of Education.

The complete obituary can be found here Obituary | Linton Kimzey “Kim” Crawford, Jr. | Whitfield Funeral Home and Crematory (