CRIBBS OBITUARIES


1999 - KATHLEEN ANN CRIBBS  -- May 19,1943 to March 29,1999.  The most loved and cherished wife of Glenn Cribbs and most adored, loved and treasured mother of Lisa Cribbs and her fiance Mark Whitcomb, Kimberly Wrenn and her husband Kevin, Melanie Gallardo and her husband Aaron, and loving grandmother of
Hannah Wrenn and Ethan Wrenn.  Her love, compassion and kindness affected everyone who met her.  Through God's grace and mercy, she glorified and honored Him all the days of her life by loving her family, relatives, friends and anyone who entered her life at any time.  She was a wonderful source of love, kindness, support and nurturing.  Her memory will live on forever through the goodness and unconditional love that made her an example of how God wants His children to live out their lives in this world.  Although we hurt very much we know she is with the Lord Jesus Christ and is loving and being loved with Him in his kingdom.  The angels are rejoicing.
    A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, April 6, 1999, 7:00 PM at South Hills Community Church at 6601 Camden Ave. in San Jose. Donations may be made to South Hills Community Church in her memory or the American Cancer Society in her honor. Arrangements under the direction of DARLING-FISCHER CHAPEL OF THE HILLS, Los Gatos, CA.

1998 - WARREN CRIBBS, 67, died Saturday, Aug. 1, 1998, at a Wichita Falls hospital following a lengthy illness.
    Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Joe Strange and the Rev. Ron Fox officiating. Burial will be in Childress Cemetery.
    Mr. Cribbs was born May 7, 1931, in Chillicothe, Texas. He and Patsy Deen Davis were married in 1954 in Childress. He was a graduate of Chillicothe High School. He served in the Navy in the early 1950s as a diesel mechanic. He was a retired miller at Vernon Cellanese Plant. He was a longtime resident of Wilbarger and Hardeman counties. He was a member of Chillicothe Baptist Church.
    Survivors include his wife; a son, Warren Cribbs of Childress; two daughters, Sherry Torres of Oklaunion, Texas, and Katra Blacksher of Vernon; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
    The family will be at the Augusta Apartments No. 223 in Vernon.
    Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Tuesday at the funeral home. - VERNON, TX - Wichita Times Record-News.

1999 - LUZELL CRIBBS, 92, of Ralls, Texas, died Friday, Jan. 22, 1999, in a Ralls, Texas, nursing home.
    Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Eastview Cemetery of Vernon with the Rev. John Lowrey officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.
    Mrs. Cribbs was born Aug. 20, 1906, in Decatur, Texas. She and Clifford Robert Cribbs were married Jan. 25, 1925, in Crowell, Texas. He died March 6, 1974. She moved to Wilbarger County with her family in 1922 from Decatur. She had been a resident of Ralls since 1991 and was a member of First Baptist Church. Her son, Robert Ray Cribbs, died in 1935.
    Survivors include a daughter, Joyce Bruington of Petersburg, Texas; two sons, M.J. and Wayne N., both of Seattle; a sister, Mary Jo Stokes of San Antonio; a brother, John Fred Belew Jr. of Vernon; 14 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
    The family will be at the funeral home from 1 p.m. Tuesday until the service.  VERNON, TX - Wichita Times Record-News

1999 - EULA MAE CRIBBS, 88, of Olney, died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 1999, in a Olney hospital.
    Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Lunn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Max Burkhead, pastor of First United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Newcastle Cemetery.
    Mrs. Cribbs was born Aug. 13, 1910, in Newcastle, Texas. Her husband, Aubrey T. Thompson, died in 1979. She was a homemaker and a member of the Methodist Church. She was a resident of Young County most of her life.
    Survivors include a son, J.R. Thompson of Blackwell, Texas; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. - OLNEY, TX - Wichita Times Record-News

1999 - NORMA CRIBBS, 49, died Tuesday at home.
      She was born March 16, 1949, in Fulton, Ky. An associate in the gaming industry, she was a resident of Las Vegas.
      She is survived by her husband, Charles; and daughters, Glenda Singer, Sheila Higgins and Sharlene, all of Las Vegas; mother, Mary Mack of Thompsonville, Mich.; brothers, Clarence Casey of Port Huron, Mich., and Harold Casey and William Casey, both of Thompsonville; and sisters, Elizabeth Stuckey of Kimball, Mich., Madge Parker of Bloomington, Ill., and Jonelle McVay, Juanita Robinette and Carol Fowlkes, all of Port Huron.
      Services will be held in Port Huron under the direction of Jowett Funeral Home. The family requests memorial donations be made to the American Cancer Society.

1999 - RICHARD JACKSON CRIBBS, (Mr. Jack), 72, passed away 4-23-99.  Mr. Jack was a U. S. Navy Veteran who served in the Philippines.   A Lawn Memorial Service celebrating his life will be held on 5-15-99 at St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 1819 Heights Blvd.  At 10 AM.    Services will be officiated by Rev. Robert Carter.  Those wishing to attend are requested to dress casually.   In lieu of flowers, send prayers.  Claire Brothers, 7901 Hillcroft, Houston, TX 271-7250.   From the Houston Chronicle, 5-11-99.

1999 - ELLA MAE CRIBBS, 83, of Las Vegas died Tuesday in Las Vegas. She was born Sept. 21, 1915, in Oconee, Okla. A resident for 45 years, she was a homemaker.   She is survived by one daughter, JoAnn Terry of Las Vegas; one son, John W. Cribbs of St. George, Utah; seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.   Visitation is scheduled 4-7 p.m. today in Bunkers Mortuary, 925 Las Vegas Blvd. North. Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday in Bunkers Chapel. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery.   Las Vegas Sun 7-12-99

1999 - RICHARD DEAN CRIBBS, 80, of Winter Haven, died Tuesday, March 23, 1999, at his residence.  He was a native of Live Oak, who came to the area from Plant City, in 1991. He was a builder in the construction industry, and of the Baptist faith. He was a Navy veteran.  He is survived by his wife, Mary E. Cribbs of Winter Haven; a son, Richard Cribbs of Plant City; three daughters, Kathy Johnson of Winter Haven, Judy Williams of Plant City, and Patsy Cribbs of Lakeland; two brothers, James Cribbs and Havard Cribbs, both of Plant City; two sisters, Saloma Gault of Brandon, and Shirley Baxter of Plant City.  Graveside services are 11 a.m. Friday at Memorial Park Cemetery in Plant City. Family Funeral Services.  (March 25, 1999 The News Chief, Plant City, FL)

1998 - RACHEL KIZER CRIBBS, Rachel Kizer Cribbs, 86, homemaker, died of heart failure Tuesday in Dyersburg.  Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Johnson Funeral Home in Newbern with burial in Roellen Cemetery.   She was a member of Roellen Church of Christ. Mrs. Cribbs, the widow of John Nolen Cribbs, leaves a daughter, Joanne Thornton of Nashville; a son, Tommy Cribbs of Dyersburg, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.  Publication Date: September 03, 1998   Source: The Commercial Appeal Memphis, TN

1999 - IRENE E. CRIBBS, 89, Bradenton, died Jan. 18, 1999.  She was born May 7, 1909, in Washington, D.C., and came to Manatee County 42 years ago from  there. She was a retired federal government employee and a member of Congregational United Church of Christ.  She was a life member of Chi Sigma National Sorority in Washington.  Survivors include nieces and sisters-in-law.   National Cremation Society is in charge.   Elizabeth Erickson (Publication Date: January 20, 1999   Source: Sarasota Herald-Tribune)

1999 - BETTY I. CRIBBS, 77, of 242 Bear Creek Road, Buffalo Township, died at 7:35 a.m. Tuesday at Allegheny Valley Hospital, Natrona Heights.    Born April 22, 1922, in Cabot, she was the daughter of Howard "Jake" and Nellie (Faulkner) Noble.   She was a member of the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church of Freeport.    Surviving are her husband, Logan Cribbs, Jr.; five daughters, Mrs. Darryl (Sandra) Elder and Mrs. Thomas (Leisa) Brothers, both of Buffalo Township, Mrs. David (Linda) Beatty of Grove City, Mrs. Richard (Shirleen) Mitchell of DuBois and Beth Cribbs of New Kensington; three sons, Logan Cribbs of Indiana, Pa., Terry Cribbs of Valencia and Keith Cribbs of Buffalo Township; a brother, Howard Noble of Cabot; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.  Funeral services for Betty I. Cribbs, who died Tuesday, Aug. 24, 1999, will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at REDMOND FUNERAL  HOME, 524 High St., Freeport, with the Rev. James Neal, her church pastor, officiating.  Burial will be at Sarverville Cemetery, Buffalo Township.   There will be no public visitation.

1999 - C. HADEN CRIBBS, SR. born September 5, 1918 and died on September 13, 1999. Age 81 years. A longtime resident and business man of Beaumont, Texas. Preceded in death by wife, Mary Louise Choate Cribbs. Survived by: two sons; C. Haden "Sonny" Cribbs, Jr. of Beaumont, and F. Thomas Cribbs and two daughters; Elizabeth Alexander of Metairie, LA. and Lynda Etheridge of N. Little Rock, Arkansas; and a brother, Bobby M. Cribbs of Pasadena, Texas; and eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Mr. Cribbs was a veteran of World War II, a member of the American Legion 40 et. 8, and a past commander of the American Legion Post 33. He was honored in 1998 as a continuous American Legion member for over fifty years. Graveside services will be held at Magnolia Cemetery in Beaumont on Saturday, September 18, 1999 at 11:00 AM with the Rev. Eldon Reed officiating.

1947 - MRS. MARY E. CRIBBS, 89, widow of William Cribbs and a resident of this city [New Philadelphia, OH] most of her life, died at 5:30 a.m. today at her home 747 Third street, SE., this city.   She had been ill four months.   A daughter of the late Jonathan and Permelia Demnana Neeriemer, Mrs. Cribbs was born in Newcomerstown June 17th, 1858.   She was married November 3rd, 1895, and her husband died February 18th, 1943.   She was a member of Broadway Methodist church.   Surviving are an adopted son, Clyde Cribbs, resident unknown, and three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.   Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. from the late residence, where friends may call after 7 tonight.   The Rev. S. P. Ozmun will officiate and burial in Evergreen cemetery will be in charge of the J. F. Lewis Funeral Home.  [Obituary taken from The Daily Times, New Philadelphia, OH, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 1947, page 12.]

1998 - BEULAH MOSELY CRIBBS, 93, died Dec. 20 at Memorial Medical Center.   She was a native of Evans County and the widow of Elliott Cribbs. She was owner and operator of Ide-A-While Apartments at Tybee Island for 48 years, and was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. She had served as the church hostess and was very active in the Joy Sunday School Class. She was a member of Amity Chapter, No. 183, Order of the Eastern Star, the Demolay Mothers Club and American Business and Professional Women.
SURVIVORS: two daughter, Eloise C. Williby of Savannah and JoAnn C. Stearns of Texarkana, Texas; two sisters, Mollie and Ruby Anderson, both of Savannah; three grandchildren and granddaughter-in-law, Edward J. Williby III and Dianne Williby of Savannah, Robin and Renee Stearns of Texarkana; eight great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
VISITATION: 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at Hubert C. Baker Funeral Home.
FUNERAL: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hubert C. Baker Funeral Home, burial in Hillcrest Abbey Memorial Park.
REMEMBRANCES: Immanuel Baptist Church. [Savannah Morning News, Savannah, GA, Dec. 21, 1998]

1943 - WILLIAM M. CRIBBS, 74, a retired carpenter, died this morning at 2:30 at his home at 747 Third street SE., this city, following an illness of two years' duration.    Born at Nineveh on Mar. 21, 1868, he was the son of the late Henry and Elizabeth Rice Cribbs.   He was a member of the Broadway Methodist church.   Surviving are the widow, Mary Neerimer Cribbs, an adopted son, Clyde Cribbs of East St. Louis, Mo., and a brother, Jacob Cribbs of Tuscarawas.   Two sisters and two brothers preceded him in death.   Friends may call after tomorrow noon at the residence where funeral services, in charge of the Lewis Funeral Home, will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.   Rev. Harold Braun will officiate and burial will be made in Evergreen Burial Park.  [The Daily Times, New Philadelphia, Ohio, Thursday, February 18, 1943]

The following person was a grand-daughter of Harvey Hoyt Cribbs, of Tusaloosa, AL.

1999 - CARRIE ROPER FULTON WILEY passed away July 16, 1999 at the age of 83 years, 10 months and 25 days. She was born August 21, 1915 in Raleigh, NC to Harry Rascoe Fulton of Oxford, MS and Nell Cribbs Fulton of Tuscaloosa, AL. Carrie-Roper married Dr. Llewellyn Noel Wiley of Vienna, VA, November 11, 1942 in Nashville, TN. Dr. Wiley preceded her in death June 26, 1997. Carrie-Roper was a member of Kappa-Delta Sorority, D.A.R. and Daughters of The Confederacy and The National Society of Colonial Dames. She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Fulton III; daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Brett; son, Harry F. Wiley; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews; and great-nieces and great-nephews. A Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, July 21, 1999, at 6:30 P.M. at St. Chad's Anglican Church, 11919 Orsinger. Burial will be in Washington, D.C. at Rock Creek Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Chad's Anglican Church. Arrangements with: Ortiz Mortuary.

1999 - M. E. `GENE' CRIBBS [Myrt], 76, retired assistant state conservationist, died of heart failure Wednesday at Mississippi Methodist Hospital and Rehabilitation Center in Jackson. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Rosemound Cemetery in Tutwiler. Wright & Ferguson Funeral Home in Clinton has charge. He was a member of Clinton United Methodist Church, Shrine Club, Wahabi Temple, Masonic Lodge, and a World War II Army veteran. Mr. Cribbs, the husband of Bess Cribbs, also leaves a daughter, Cindy Wallis of Madison; a son, Bo Cribbs of Mandeville, La.; two sisters, Louise Rasmussen of Albuquerque, and Belle Cribbs of Destin, Fla.; a brother, Fred Cribbs of Brandon, and four grandchildren. The family requests that any memorials be sent to Clinton First United Methodist Church or Tutwiler First United Methodist Church.
July 02, 1999 The Commercial Appeal Memphis, TN

1998 - RACHEL KIZER CRIBBS, 86, homemaker, died of heart failure Tuesday in Dyersburg. Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Johnson Funeral Home in Newbern with burial in Roellen Cemetery.
She was a member of Roellen Church of Christ. Mrs. Cribbs, the widow of John Nolen Cribbs, leaves a daughter, Joanne Thornton of Nashville; a son, Tommy Cribbs of Dyersburg, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.  September 03, 1998  The Commercial Appeal Memphis, TN

1999 - EDNA CROTHERS CRIBBS, 75, of Washington, formerly of Canonsburg, died at 10:55 a.m. Saturday, June 26, 1999, in Manor Care of McMurray.   She was born March 9, 1924, in Johnstown, a daughter of Chester and Anna Wagner Hitchew.    Mrs. Cribbs was a former member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Canonsburg.    She lived in Canonsburg for 45 years before moving to Washington.    Mrs. Cribbs was a member of GBU Club and AGA Club, both of Canonsburg.
Surviving are five sons, Daniel Romano of Heidelberg, Chester Crothers of Washington, Robert Crothers of Canonsburg, Mark Crothers of Washington and Thomas Crothers of Canonsburg; a daughter, Donna Matthews of Cecil Township; two brothers, James Hitchew of Connecticut and Chester Hitchew Jr. of Lunenburg, Mass.; a sister, Nancy Horner of Summerset, Ky.; 13 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Deceased are a son, William Romano; and two sisters, Dorothy Knold and Katherine Davis.

1999 - ANGELIA MARIE CRIBBS, college student ATHENS -- Funeral for Angelia Marie Cribbs, 26, of Harvest was to be today at 1 p.m. at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home with Everett Conn officiating.  Burial was to be in Huntsville Memory Gardens.   Ms. Cribbs died Tuesday, Dec. 14, 1999, in Madison County. She was born Jan. 15, 1973, in Athens. A member of Capshaw Church of Christ, she attended Ardmore High School and was a student at Calhoun Community College.   She is survived by her parents, Granville and Kathy Cribbs of Harvest; one brother, Neal Cribbs of Harvest; one sister, Christy Hall of Harvest; and her grandmothers, Virgie Cribbs Leonard and Ester M. Laxson, both of Athens.   Pallbearers were to be George Burks, Levi Cawthorne, Melvin Laxson, Larry Parvin, Mack Cribbs and Jimmy Cribbs.

1999 - JOHNNY PAUL CRIBBS,  ALACHUA - Johnny Paul Cribbs of Alachua died Tuesday [Apr. 27, 1999] at his home after a long illness. He was 51.   Mr. Cribbs was a construction worker.   Born in High Springs, he was a lifelong resident of Alachua County.   Mr. Cribbs was a Baptist.   Survivors include his wife, Jaueline Cribbs of Alachua; a son, George Victor Cribbs of Newberry; a daughter, Tina Marie Leslein of South Carolina; a brother, Danny Hanna of Hawthorne; a half-brother, Harvey Lee Cribbs of New Port Richey; four sisters, June Rhoden of Alachua, Lottie Newman of Newberry, Joann Meeks of Oneco and Jane Smith of Bell; 26 grandchildren; and five great- grandchildren.

1999 - WILLIAM GLEN CRIBBS, of Gainesville died Tuesday [Nov. 30, 1999]. He was 71.   Mr. Cribbs was born in Hortense, Ga., and moved to Gainesville from Fort Lauderdale in 1985.   He worked in sales promotion for the Florida Department of Citrus.   He held an embalmers license and worked in the Fort Lauderdale area in the funeral industry.   Mr. Cribbs was a member of Northwest Baptist Church.   Survivors include his wife, Patsy Patton Cribbs of Gainesville; two sisters, Maxine Westberry of Brunswick, Ga., and Ouida Proulx of Largo; and two brothers, Donal Cribbs of New Smyrna Beach and Benny Cribbs of Guyton, Ga.

1999 - RICKEY DALE CRIBBS, 43, commercial truck driver  ATHENS, AL -- Graveside service for Rickey Dale Cribbs, 43, of Tanner was to be today at 2 p.m. at Oak Grove Cemetery with Danny McMullins officiating and Limestone Chapel Funeral Home directing.   Mr. Cribbs died Monday, Oct. 4, 1999, at his home. He was born Jan. 31, 1956, in Limestone County. He was a commercial truck driver.   He is survived by one son, Brandon Dale Cribbs of Cullman; one daughter, Misty Nicole Cribbs of Cullman; his mother, Clara Cribbs of Athens; one brother, Lamon Cribbs of Athens; and two sisters, Sue Schrimsher and Charlotte Cottles, both of Athens.

1999 - JANE CRIBBS died Thursday Dec. 23, 1999, in Kingman. She was 62.   Mrs. Cribbs was born Feb. 10, 1937 in Kenton, Ohio, and was an administrative services employee for the State of Arizona.   Mrs. Cribbs is survived by: one daughter, Jolene Whelpley of New River, Ariz.; one son, Allen Cribbs of Kingman; two sisters, Donna Comstock, and Sharon Kearns, both of Kenton, Ohio; and one brother, Ralph Zachariah of Kenton; and one grandchild.   Services will be held at a later date. Cremation will be handled by Sutton Crematory. The family suggests donations to the Mohave County DARE program, P.O. Box 1191, Kingman, AZ 86402.

1998 - MARIAN G. CRIBBS, aged 91, of the St. Ann's Home in Grand Rapids, passed away Monday, July 27, 1998. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter G. Cribbs in 1979. She is survived by her children, Maria and Charles Walker of Hudsonville and Marilyn and Rizk Bsharah of Grand Rapids; 11 grandchildren; several great grandchildren. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, August 22, 1998, at 9:30 AM, at St. Ann's Home, 2161 Leonard NW, with Father Larry King Celebrant. Interment Resurrection Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Ann's Home. VANDERLAAN - HUDSONVILLE (Grand Rapids, MI).

1994 - ESTHER E. CRIBBS, 94, of Tuscarawas, Ohio, sister of a Dunlap resident, died Friday, July 1, 1994, at Morning View Care Center in New Philadelphia, Ohio, after an extended illness.
Born Aug. 15, 1899, in Graceham, Md., to Maurice and Bertha Tietze Oerter, she married Elmer L. Cribbs. He died March 10, 1968. She also was preceded in death by one brother and one half sister.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Gary (Janice) Bragg of Dunlap and Mrs. William (Jeanne) Shaw of Bedford Heights, Ohio; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home in New Philadelphia, Ohio, where visitation will be one hour before services. Burial will be in Sharon Moravian Church Cemetery in Tuscarawas.
Memorials may be made to the Sharon Moravian Church or Linden Hall, Lititz, Pa.
Publication Date: July 02, 1994
Source: Peoria Journal Star

2000 - ESSIE HUDSON CRIBBS, 90, of Davenport [FL], died Wednesday, March 15, 2000, at Highland Lake Center in Lakeland.
She was a native of Washington County, who came to the area from Eaton Park, in 1947. Prior to retirement, she was a sales clerk for the Pelow Hardware Store in Haines City. She was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by a son, James L. Cribbs of Lakeland; a daughter, Ruby Minshew of Zephyrhills; 13 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lucius Cribbs.
Family graveside services are 3 p.m. Saturday at Evergreen Cemetery in Davenport. Lane-Holt Funeral Home, Haines City, [FL].

2000 - AUDREY P. CRIBBS, 82, died June 22.
The Wayne County [Georgia] native was a member of Jesup Church of God and the Garlen Sunday School Class.
SURVIVORS: her husband, Jesse F. Cribbs of Jesup; a daughter, Carolyn O. Highsmith of Dublin; two sons, Ralph L. Ogden of Isle of Palm, S.C., and James Ogden of Mount Pleasant; four stepdaughters, Patricia Hammond of Gaffney, S.C., Marilyn Roberson and Sharon Ezell, both of Milledgeville, and Vicki Cribbs of Orlando, Fla.; 10 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
VISITATION: 6-9 p.m. today at Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home.
FUNERAL: 2 p.m. Saturday at Jesup Church of God, burial in Pinecrest Memorial Cemetery.

2000 - EVELYN ``TOOTSIE'' CRIBBS, 91, of Lutz [Florida] died Thursday. A native of Hickman County, Tenn., she moved to the area in 1926. She was a homemaker and member of Lutz Church of Christ. She is survived by a son, Donald of Huntsville, Ala.; a daughter, Marye Dedmon of Lutz; two brothers, Silas Goins of Crestview and Arnold Goins of Lutz; a sister, Mamie Bassett of Thomasville, Ga.; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Home, Lutz-Land O' Lakes Chapel, Lutz

2000 - INEZ S. CRIBBS, 84, passed away Monday, April 24, 2000. She grew up in Mulberry, FL. Survived by two sisters, Ruth A. Jones, Waycross, GA and Ollie Swanner Cole, Jacksonville, and many nieces and nephews. Our sincere thanks to all the employees of Arbors Nursing Home, Orange Park, FL.

2000 - JESSE F. CRIBBS, 83, died Dec. 24 at home.
He was a native of Wayne County [Georgia]. He was a member of the Jesup Church of God and was a retired agent with Independent Life and Accident Insurance Co.
SURVIVORS: four daughters, Pat Hammond of Gaffney, S.C., Sharon Ezell and Marilyn Roberson, both of Milledgeville, and Vicki Cribbs of Opa-Locka, Fla.; a stepdaughter, Carolyn Highsmith of Dublin; two stepsons, Ralph L. Ogden of Madison and Sandy James of Mount Pleasant, S.C.; five sisters, Pearl Ogden of Plantation, Fla., Josey Strickland of Phenix City, Ala., Ida Brown of Jesup, Ada Aspinwall of Odum, and Beulah Floyd of Jacksonville, Fla.; 14 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
VISITATION: 6-8 p.m. today at Rinehart & Sons Funeral Home in Jesup.
FUNERAL: 2 p.m. Wednesday at Jesup Church of God, burial in Pinecrest Memorial Cemetery.

2000 - JOHN WILLIAM CRIBBS, 81, of Charleston [South Carolina], a retired civil engineer with the Charleston Naval Shipyard, died Monday at his residence. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in McAlister-Smith's Downtown Chapel. Burial will be in Live Oak Memorial Gardens.
    Mr. Cribbs was born in Georgia, a son of William J. Cribbs and Lena E. Johnson Jones. He was a graduate of Georgia schools. He was a former police officer with the city of Charleston. He was Baptist.
    Surviving are three sons, John Cribbs of Clemson, Eric Cribbs of Seneca and William Cribbs of Charleston; four daughters, June Cribbs of South Dakota, Faith Bauer of St. Paul, Minn., and Virginia Holliday and Barbara Cribbs, both of Charleston; a brother, Dewy W. Cribbs of Charleston; a sister, Evelyn C. Grooms of Charleston; and 14 grandchildren

2000 - LOIS O. CRIBBS, 80, died April 26 at Memorial Health University Medical Center.
She was born in McIntosh County and lived in Glennville and Claxton for many years. She was a member of Cornerstone Bible Church in Glennville and retired from Claxton Manufacturing after 40 years of service.
SURVIVORS: a son, William S. Cribbs Jr. of Claxton; a brother, J.G. Rozier of Ludowici; two granddaughters and a grandson-in-law, Kelly and Jeff Odom of Glennville and Stacy Rubner of Mechanicsville, Iowa; six great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
VISITATION: beginning at 6 p.m. today at J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home, Claxton.
ADDITIONAL VISITATION: 10-11 a.m. Saturday at Cornerstone Bible Church.
FUNERAL: 11 a.m. Saturday at Cornerstone Bible Church, Glennville, burial in Loves Chapel Cemetery.
REMEMBRANCES: Cornerstone Bible Church Sanctuary Building Fund, Beards Creek Road, Glennville, GA 30427.

2000 - MRS. MILEY LUCILLE CRIBBS of Plant City died Thursday (Nov. 30, 2000) in Plant City. She was 89.
Born in Mitchell County, Ga., on June 15, 1911, she came to Plant City from Thomasville, Ga., 85 years ago. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Salem Primitive Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Cribbs. She is survived by her sons, William Cribbs, Harvey Cribbs, both of Plant City, Ralph Cribbs, Eden, N.C., Curtis Cribbs, Golden Meadow, La.; daughter, Wanda Miesh-buhler, Plant City; brother, Jeff Williams, Plant City; sister, Doris Leary, Sandbell Island; 21 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Services are this afternoon at 2:30 at Salem Primitive Baptist Church.

2000 - ARTHUR C. CRIBBS, 75, of Freeland, Mich., died Friday, Feb. 23, 2001, at his home. He was born March 3, 1925, in Greensburg, a son of the late Christopher and Florence KEENER Cribbs. Prior to retirement, he was a computer analyst for the U.S. government. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the V.F.W. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Alice E. HASTINGS Cribbs, in 1995; a brother, James H. Cribbs; and a sister, Mary Louise. He is survived by a daughter, Jennifer and her husband, Kurt DEMING, of Freeland, Mich.; four sons, David and Christie Cribbs of California, Gordon and his wife, Carol Cribbs, Charles and his wife, Sallie Cribbs, and Joseph Cribbs, all of Maryland; 13 grandchildren; two brothers, Gordon and his wife, Jeannie Cribbs, of Ohio and Richard and his wife, Barbara Cribbs, of Florida; a sister, Jean and her husband, Alex MENTCH, of Greenville; a sister-in-law, Blanche Cribbs of Greensburg; a special friend, Elizabeth GIFFORD of Maryland; and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the BACHA FUNERAL HOME INC., 516 Stanton at Green streets, Greensburg, the time of service in the funeral home with the Rev. Robert A. Free officiating. Interment will follow in St. John's Reformed Cemetery, Hempfield Township.

2001 - ARTHUR C. CRIBBS (Age 75)
Of Freeland, MI, ARTHUR C. CRIBBS, retired Computer Analyst with the IRS, died on February 23, 2001. He is survived by his children, David (Christie) Cribbs of California, Gordon (Carol) Cribbs, Charles (Salli) Cribbs and Joseph Cribbs, all of Maryland, and Jennifer (Kurt) Deming of Freeland, MI; 13 grandchildren; special friend, Elizabeth of Washington, DC; brothers, Gordon (Jeannie) and Richard (Pat) Cribbs; sister, Jean (Alex) Mentch; and sister-in-law, Blanche Cribbs. Family will receive friends Wednesday, February 28, from 11:30 a.m. until time of service 1 p.m. at L.M. Bacha Funeral Home, Inc., 516 Stanton St., Greensburg, PA. Interment St. John's Reformed Cemetery, Westmoreland, PA. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements entrusted to FREELAND CHAPEL of the CUNNINGHAM-TAYLOR FUNERAL HOMES, INC., Freeland, MI.  This ad first appeared in The Washington Post Feb 27, 2001.

2001 - ERNEST CRIBBS
DUMAS - Ernest Cribbs, 79, died Sunday, April 8, 2001, in Winslow, Ariz.
Graveside services with military honors will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Hartley Cemetery at Hartley with the Rev. Mike Venable, pastor of First Baptist Church of Hartley, officiating. Arrangements are by Morrison Funeral Directors.
Mr. Cribbs was an electronics technician for the National Weather Service. He served in the Army Air Corps during World War II and was a prisoner of war.
Survivors include his wife, Montie Jean Cribbs of Winslow; two sons, Randall Michael Cribbs and Donald Cribbs, both of Flagstaff, Ariz.; a daughter, Carla Baber of Flagstaff; three brothers, Dale Cribbs and Roy Cribbs, both of Oklahoma and Jimmy Cribbs of Washington; a sister, June Verrett of Michigan; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be to Northland Hospice, P.O. Box 997, Flagstaff, AZ 86002.
Amarillo Daily News, April 10, 2001

2001 - GARY HAMPTON CRIBBS, Greenwood, SC
Gary Hampton Cribbs, 26, of 113 Madison St., died Sunday, April 8, 2001, at Abbeville County Memorial Hospital.
Survivors: Mother, Penelope "Penny" Hawkins Cribb; a twin brother, Stephen Martin Cribbs of Greenwood; a brother, David Russell Cribbs of Greenville; maternal grandmother, Lois Ouzts Hawkins of Greenwood; and paternal grandmother, Mary Hawthorne Cribbs of Due West. Predeceased: Father, David Wilcox Cribbs.
Visitation; 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Blyth Funeral Home, with the service at 2 p.m. Burial: Due West ARP Church Cemetery.
Memorials: Charity of one's choice.
Family: Also at 7 Fox Hollow.

2001 - MICHAEL A. 'Tony' CRIBBS, of Tonawanda [NY], February 21, 2001, beloved husband Barbara Etters Cribbs; dear father of Brian and Jesse Cribbs; son of Joseph and Helen Kritzer Cribbs; brother of Ronald Cribbs. Relatives and friends may call at D. LAWRENCE GINNANE FUNERAL HOME, 3215 Delaware Ave., Kenmore, Friday 2-4 and 7-9 for visitation and reflection of Tony's life.

2001 - GURTRUDE CRIBBS WATKINS, Graveside services for Gurtrude Cribbs Watkins, 96, of Murfreesboro and formerly of Coalmont, who died Sunday, Jan. 14, at a Murfreesboro nursing facility, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Coalmont Cemetery. Ray Winton will officiate.   She was the widow of Clyde Cribbs and was preceded in death by children Tom Cribbs, Glenn Cribbs and Sue Reno.   Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. today at Foster & Son Funeral Home, Tracy City.   Daily News Journal Jan. 16, 2001  Murfreesboro, Tenn.

2001 - JAMES AUBREY CRIBBS, STILSON, Ga. - Mr. James Aubrey Cribbs, 71, died Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2001, at his residence.    The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Old Fellowship Baptist Church with the Rev. John Parker officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.   Mr. Cribbs, a lifelong resident of Bulloch County, had retired as an adjuster from Union Camp and was a member of Old Fellowship Baptist Church.   Survivors include his wife, Edith C. Cribbs; two sons, Royce Cribbs and Randy Cribbs, both of Stilson; two brothers, Robert L. Cribbs Jr., Stilson, and Russell R. Cribbs, Pembroke; a sister, Alma Bragg, Stilson; and five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.    Memorials may be made to: Old Fellowship Baptist Church, c/o Gerald Williams, 701 Cleary Road, Brooklet, GA 30415.    The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Hodges-Turner-Anderson Funeral Home, Statesboro.

2001 - ELDER W. HARRIS CRIBBS, 87, died Feb. 14 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Savannah.
He was born in Tattnall County and lived in Evans County most of his life. He was a Primitive Baptist minister for 52 years and was retired from Georgia State Prison System as a peace officer.
SURVIVORS: a son, Byron Cribbs of Claxton; three daughters, Betty Moore of Guyton, Bobbie Jarriel of Milledgeville and Bootsie Threatte of Claxton; a brother, Elder Gilbert Cribbs of Bulloch County; two sisters, Eula Dukes of Glennville and Bertha Driggers of Savannah; nine grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
VISITATION: beginning at 6 p.m. today at J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home, Claxton.
FUNERAL: 11 a.m. Wednesday at J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home, burial in Anderson Cemetery.

2001 - BETTY A. CRIBBS, STATESBORO -- Betty Joyce Akins Cribbs, 66, died March 5 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center.   She was a Bulloch County native and had lived most of her life in Statesboro, where she graduated from Portal High School in 1952. She was a former member of the Statesboro Pilot Club and the Retired Officer's Association Auxiliary. She was a Baptist.   SURVIVORS: a brother, Jack M. Akins of Savannah; a niece, Elizabeth Akins Breithatp of Holly Springs, Miss.; two nephews, Colon Jeff Akins of Mt. Pleasant, S.C. and Jason Mikell Akins of Savannah; a companion, James C. Williams of Statesboro; and numerous cousins.   VISITATION: 6-9 p.m. today at Hodges-Turner-Anderson Funeral Home in Statesboro.
FUNERAL: 3 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Hodges-Turner-Anderson Funeral Home, burial in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery.   REMEMBRANCES: Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 4025 Friendship Church Road, Statesboro, GA 30458; or to Concerted Services, P.O. Box 491, Statesboro, GA 30459.

2001 - JUNIOR CRIBBS, 85, Brighton, died at 1:18 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, 2001, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. He was a retired carpenter and stockman. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, in Brighton Cemetery under the direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home North, Springfield. Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. today (Wednesday) in the funeral home. A00008B2001JA24 [Bolivar Free-Press, Missouri]

1998 - CAROL ANN "ANNIE" CRIBBS,  Services for Carol A. "Annie" Cribbs, of Davenport, will be 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Davenport. Burial will be in Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. today at Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport, with a rosary at 7 p.m. Additional survivors include sisters, Beverly Douglas, New York state, and Angela and Valerie Douglas, both of Waterloo, Iowa; and a brother, Dillard Douglas, Nashville, Tenn.

2001 - MICHAEL A. "TONY" CRIBBS - Of Tonawanda, February 21, 2001, beloved husband Barbara Etters Cribbs; dear father of Brain and Jesse Cribbs; son of Joseph and Helen Kritzer Cribbs; brother of Ronald Cribbs. Relatives and friends may call at D. LAWRENCE GINNANE FUNERAL HOME, 3215 Delaware Ave., Kenmore, Friday 2-4 and 7-9 for visitation and reflection of Tony's life. - Buffalo News 2/22/2001

2001 - HELEN E. (KRITZER) CRIBBS - Of Tonawanda Twp., December 16, 2001, beloved wife of Joseph M. Cribbs; dear mother of Ronald A. Cribbs and the late Michael (Barbara) Cribbs; grandmother of Brian and Jesse Cribbs; sister of Phyllis (Anthony) DiBias; sister-in-law of Elizabeth Kritzer; also survived by nieces and nephews. A Funeral Service was held privately. Memorials to Hospice Buffalo, Inc., 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga 14227 are preferred. Arrangements by D. LAWRENCE GINNANE FUNERAL HOME. - Buffalo News 2/17/2001

Helen Elnora Cribbs, 67, died Dec. 16, 2001 after a lingering illness. She was born Aug. 13, 1934, in Blairsville, daughter of Martha Baker and Jesse Kritzer. She is survived by her husband Joseph; her son Ronald and two grandsons Brian and Jesse, all of Buffalo, N.Y.; Also a sister Mrs. Anthony (Phyllis) DiBiase of Blairsville. She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Michael Anthony; three brothers, Robert, John and Paul; and a sister, Marian Vladick. Services and interment were in Buffalo. 

2001 - YVONNE (CRIBBS) BABCOCK - Of the Town of Pendleton, Thursday, July 19, 2001, in Millard Fillmore Hospital, Buffalo, after a brief illness, beloved wife of Melvin Babcock Sr. of Pendleton; mother of Melvin (Patricia) Babcock of Jenson Beach, FL., and Allison Babcock of Pendleton; grandmother of Jason and Pauline, sister of Harry Cribbs Jr. of Bowling Green, FL., Thomas Cribbs, Vivian Lapp and Elizabeth LeBar all of North Tonawanda, Nancy Wojewoda of Pendleton and the late Marion Corraine; also survived by many nieces and nephews. No prior visitation. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by the FRETTHOLD FUNERAL HOME. - Buffalo News 7/20/2001

2002 - ROOSEVELT CRIBBS, SR., age 79 yrs., 2-13-2002. Preceded in death by wife, Velma Williams Cribbs. Survived by daughter, Celeste Cribbs; son, Roosevelt Cribbs Jr., both of Denver, CO; sisters, Modean Nauden, Mary Armour, both of Omaha; 1 grandson; 2 great- grandchildren; nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends. VIEWING Thurs. 5 pm-9 pm. SERVICES Fri. 2 pm, Myers Chapel. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery.   Omaha World Herald; Feb 15, 2002; 4B

1992 - ALICE HASTINGS CRIBBS, 64, a retired medical secretary, died of complications of diabetes Sept. 18 at Sibley Memorial Hospital. A resident of the Washington area since 1961, she lived in Temple Hills.
Mrs. Cribbs worked at George Washington University Medical Center from 1972 to 1982. Earlier, she was a clerical worker for the Prince George's County Board of Education.
Mrs. Cribbs was born in Wheeling, W.Va. She attended Seaton Hill College, Prince George's County Community College and the University of Maryland.
She was president of the Prince George's County Federation of Women's Clubs and the Oxon Hill and Camp Springs Women's clubs. She was a volunteer with the Girl Scouts and worked as a fund-raiser for Greater Southeast Community Hospital, and was a member of St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Oxon Hill.
Survivors include her husband of 44 years, Arthur Cribbs of Temple Hills; five children, Dr. David H. Cribbs of Annapolis, Charles C. Cribbs of Chesapeake Beach, Md., Gordan A. Cribbs of Lusby, Md., Joseph Cribbs of Fort Washington and Jennifer Deming of Freeland, Mich.; two brothers, Howard Hastings of Keyser, W.Va., and Gordan S. Hastings of Wheeling; and 13 grandchildren.   The Washington Post Sep 29, 1992

2001 - RICHARD C. CRIBBS, 60, of Rural Valley died Friday, Jan. 5, 2001, in the Allegheny General Hospital. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Clark Chapel in Elderton where funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday with Rev. William E. Hughes II officiating. Interment will be in Elderton Cemetery.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to Orphans of the Storm or the Ford City Library.

2001 - JEWELL E. JOHNS CRIBBS, 83, of Indiana, died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2001, at her residence. Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at the Bowser-Minich Funeral Home, Indiana where a funeral service will be held Friday at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Timothy Monroe officiating. Interment will be made in the Oakland Cemetery, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Laurel Mt. Chapter, 1011 Old Salem Road, Greensburg, PA 15601 or to the VNA/Hospice Foundation, 119 Professional Center, Indiana, PA 15701.

2000 - HARRY W. CRIBBS, 75, of Saltsburg, Loyalhanna Township, died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2000, at Forbes Regional Hospital in Monroeville where he was a patient for three days. Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday at the Curran Funeral Home, Saltsburg. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 10 a.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Lota Jones officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the family.

2000 - SARA MARTHA CRIBBS, 83, Shelocta, died Friday, April 21, 2000, at Beacon Manor Nursing Home, Indiana. Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at Robinson-Lytle Inc., Indiana, where a funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Dr. Thomas Jones officiating. Interment will be in Ridgeview Cemetery, Elders Ridge.

2000 - JOHN A. CRIBBS, 75 of Clarksburg, died Sunday, March 19, 2000, at Forbes Regional Hospital in Monroeville. Friends will be received from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the Curran Funeral Home, Saltsburg. Funeral services will be held at the Saltsburg Presbyterian Church Thursday at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Daniel Satler officiating. Interment will be in the Edgewood Cemetery. 

2002 - MARILYN J. (CRIBBS) GINNEVAN, 77, of North Huntingdon, died Monday, June 10, 2002, in Latrobe. Born in Pittsburgh, Sept. 14, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Charles Sealy and Marion (Pringle) Cribbs. She was a member of the Indiana County Historical Society. She is survived by her husband, John W. Ginnevan; a son, Timothy J. Ginnevan and wife, Ann, of North Huntingdon; a daughter, Beth Shoaf and husband, William, of Youngwood; a sister, Virginia L. Wiese of Jacksonville, Fla.; a grandson, Mathew Riemenschneider; and two nephews, Chuck and Skip Wiese of Jacksonville, Fla. Friends will be received at the VINCENT V. RODGERS FUNERAL HOME, 805 Pennsylvania Ave., Irwin, Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Rodgers Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. John Moore officiating. Interment in Irwin Union Cemetery.

2002 - FREDERICK McELROY CRIBBS, 88, of Brandon, formerly of Tutwiler, died of heart failure Monday, Sept. 16, 2002, at Peachtree Village in Brandon.
Funeral services will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Tutwiler United Methodist Church with the Rev. Leslie Nabors officiating. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Lakeside Presbyterian Church on the Ross Barnett Reservoir in Rankin County. Burial will be in Rosemound Cemetery in Tutwiler. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time at Lakeside Presbyterian and from 3 p.m. to service time at Tutwiler United Methodist.  Nowell Funeral Home of Clarksdale is in charge of arrangements.  Mr. Cribbs, a retired salesman for Rose Seed Co. in Clarksdale, was born Oct. 19, 1913, in Tutwiler. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of Tutwiler United Methodist Church, where he served as treasurer for 30 years before moving to Brandon in 1996. He was an avid Mississippi State University sports fan. Mr. Cribbs was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel Guest Cribbs.   Survivors include two daughters, Susan C. Shaw of Jackson and Sherry C. Fowler of Starkville; two sisters, Louise Rasmussen of Albuquerque, N.M., and Belle Cribbs of Destin, Fla.; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.   Memorials may be made to Tutwiler United Methodist Church, Tutwiler, MS 38963, or Hospice Ministries, 450 Towne Center Blvd., Ridgeland, MS 39157.

2002 - ADELLE KENMAR CRIBBS BURCHAM , of Glen, Miss., died Sunday, April 7, 2002, at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth, Miss. A native of Logtown, Miss., she and Hughie E. Burcham Sr. had been married for 64 years at the time of his death in July 1989. They had lived in Glen since 1935. Mrs. Burcham's family said she a homemaker and devoted to her family and many friends and was concerned for the good of her neighbors. She enjoyed gardening and canning and she was active in her community. She had an active interest in current events and had voted in every election. She was an avid reader of good literature and her Bible. Her family also said she loved animals, birds and the unfortunate and regarded friends and children as life's greatest treasure. Mrs. Burcham is survived by her daughter, Wanza Burcham Wingo and her husband, Cecil, of Oak Ridge; two sons, Huie E. Burcham Jr. and his wife, Lila, of Counce, Tenn., and Karey Burcham of Farmington, N.M.; one sister, Keron Boctic of Satillo, Miss.; and four grandchildren, Corinne B. Pryor and her husband, John, of Columbia, S.C., Cathy B. Taylor and Nancy B. Stults and her husband, Thomas, all of Memphis, and Cheryl Wingo Chatham of Cordova. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two daughters, Lela Bernice Burcham, who died Feb. 10, 1928, at the age of 20 days, and Margaret Sue Burcham, who died March 25, 1941, at the age of 7. The funeral was held Tuesday, April 9, in the chapel of McPeters Funeral Directors in Corinth with the Rev. Paul Valentine officiating. Burial followed at Johns Cemetery in Glen, Miss. The family requests any memorials be in the form of donations to Johns Cemetery Fund, c/o Michael D. Coln, AmSouth Bank, 510 Taylor Street, Corinth, MS 38834. 

2002 - EVERETT CULLEN CRIBBS - Born May 1, 1913 at Coleman, Johnston County, OK; Passed away October 13, 2002 at his home at Altus, Jackson County, OK; Memorial Services Thursday, October 17, 2002 at 10:00 am at Kincannon Funeral Home at Altus with Adrian Marshall officiating. Cremated on October 14, 2002 and will have a stone at the Altus City Cemetery at Altus, OK

Everett Cullen Cribbs was born May 1, 1913, in Coleman, Johnston County, OK to Elbert Cullen and Brunette Irene (Griffin) Cribbs. He married Bernice Christine Warden, daughter of Samuel W. Warden and Minnie K. DeSpain, on April 18, 1938, in Altus, OK. He farmed and later became a paint and drywall contractor until his retirement. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, and children. Babies especially delighted him. He was an active member of the Altus Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses for the past sixty-nine years. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Osbon Ennis Cribbs. He is survived by his wife Bernice of the home; two sons and daughters-in-law, Cody Glynn Cribbs and wife Loretta, Geary Don Cribbs and wife Linda, all of Altus. two daughters, Karen Annette Draper, Altus, and Donna Sue Cowden, Fountain Hills, AZ; twelve grandchildren, Eric Cribbs and wife Tina, McKinney, TX, Trace Cribbs, Harrold, TX, Breck Cribbs and wife Brenda, Altus, Todd Waldroop and Becky Waldroop, Altus, Parrish Netherton, Fountain Hills, AZ, Justin Waldroop and wife Amy, Hollister, OK, Farrah (Cribbs) Tebow and husband Bill of Edmond, OK, Garrett Netherton and wife B.J., Ft. Collins, CO, Kade Netherton, Fountain Hills, AZ, Jimmy Rogers and wife Mary, Altus, and Brandi Richards, Altus; ten great-grandchildren, Deric Cribbs, Killeen, TX, Dustin Cribbs, Burgundy Cribbs, Lynda and Michael Drew Culpepper, Erin Waldroop, Christie and Aaron Rogers and Kelly Richards, all of Altus, Autumn Netherton, Boulder, CO; three great-great grandchildren, Trinity and Cody Cribbs, Killeen, TX and Ryan Rogers, Altus; two sisters-in-law, Modelle (Warden) Lovett, Moore, and Lucille Gray of Sallisaw and many friends.

2002 - DAVID BRIAN CRIBBS, JR. - Arrangements for David Brian Cribbs, Jr., 28, are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Hubert C. Baker Funeral Home, Hodgson Memorial Chapel, 7415 Hodgson Memorial Drive, Savannah, GA 31406. 912-927-1999. -David is survived by a daughter, Alexis Cribbs; mother: Paula Horka; stepfather: Phil Horka; two sisters, Brooke Horka and Rachel Horka, all of Byron; three aunts and five uncles. Published in the Macon Telegraph on 10/27/2002. 

2002 - MRS. MYRA LEE ADRIAN CRIBBS - HICKORY -- Mrs. Myra Lee Adrian Cribbs, 79, died October 16, 2002. Funeral 11am Monday, Bass-Smith Funeral Home, Hickory. Visitation Monday, 10-11am at the funeral home. Published in the Charlotte Observer on 10/19/2002. 

2002 - PEARL LEE CRIBBS - Pearl Lee Cribbs passed away peacefully with her family at her side on August 5, 2002. Pearl was born January 24, 1911 in Oklahoma and has been a resident of Antioch for 72 years. She was a cook for Delta Memorial Hospital for over 20 years. Pearl was a member of The Grace Bible Fellowship Church, Brentwood, the Eastern Star & the Rebekah Lodge. She enjoyed cooking, fishing and spending time with her family. Pearl is survived by her daughter Peggy Cribbs, son-in-law Jack Harrison, grandchildren: Margaret Dean, Karen (John) Simarro and Jack Harrison, and 7 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her nephew & caregiver Richard Reeves who her family would like to extend a special thank you for the care he gave to her and niece Geneva Del Rosa for her daily visits and special attention to Pearl. Pearl is preceded in death by her husband Emerson Cribbs who passed away in 1996 and daughter Doris Harrison who passed away in 2001. A visitation will be held on Thursday, August 8th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Higgins Chapel. Funeral service will be held on Friday August 9th at 11:00 a.m. also at Higgins Chapel with burial at Oak View Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to Sutter VNA & Hospice, 1900 Bates Ave., Suite A, Concord, CA 94520. Published in the Contra Costa Times on 8/7/2002. 

2002 - W. RAY CRIBBS - CRIBBS, W. Ray, 82, of Riverview, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2002. He is survived by two sisters, Jewel Scott-Billingsley of Riverview, Fla., and Evelyn Toole of Lithia, Fla.; aunt, Hazel Hurst of Tampa,Fla.; numerous nieces and nephews. She was a lifetime resident of Hillsborough County and of the Baptist faith. Funeral services will be held at Stowers Riverview Chapel Friday, November 1, 2002 at 11 a.m.The family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the funeral home. STOWERS-RIVERVIEW Published in the TBO.com on 10/31/2002. 

2002 - PAULETTE "PAULA" M. CRIBBS - AVON LAKE, OH — Paulette “Paula” M. Cribbs (nee Mariani), 49, formerly of Avon Lake passed away Tuesday September 3, 2002 at Community Health Partners Hospital & Surgical Center, Lorain following a nine month illness. She was born March 31, 1953 in Cleveland, Ohio and was a 1972 graduate of Avon High School. She was employed as a nurse at Mill Manor Nursing Home, Vermilion. She enjoyed raising goats, gardening and loved children. Mrs. Cribbs is survived by her husband of 14 years, Gary; a stepson, Michael Cribbs of Avon Lake and a stepdaughter, Maureen Halstead of Montana; four grandchildren; her parents, Paul and Dorothy (nee Petro) Mariani of Vermilion; a sister, Susan Rochford of Macedonia and a brother, Robert Mariani of Avon. Friends may call at the BUSCH-BURMEISTER FAMILY CHAPEL, 163 Avon-Belden Rd. Avon Lake from 4-8pm Thursday. Services will be held at the funeral home Friday September 6 at 1:00pm. Rev. Kelly Peters, pastor of the Avon Lake United Church of Christ will officiate. Burial will follow at Elmhurst Park Cemetery, Avon. 

2002 - ELIZABETH "BETTY" PONDY CRIBBS - INDIANA, PA — Elizabeth "Betty" Pondy Cribbs, 87, of Indiana, formerly of Black Lick, died Saturday, May 18, 2002, in her home. She was born in Elyria, Ohio, Nov. 20, 1914, a daughter of Albert and Flora Dohanos Pondy. Mrs. Cribbs lived many years in Black Lick before moving to Indiana. She was a member of Blairsville Chapter 166 Order of the Eastern Star and the Blairsville Quota Club. She is survived by her son, Ralph Cribbs, Homer City; two daughters: Sheila Jorgenson and husband, Pete, Clarksburg, and Elaine Rizza and husband, Tony, McMurray; a brother, Julius Pondy and wife, Dorothy, Grafton, Oh.; seven grandchildren: Bonnie Halle and husband, Tom; Benjamin Cribbs and wife, Amy; Rob Jorgenson; Jon Jorgenson and wife, Sherri; Dan Jorgenson and wife, Billi Jo; Sam Cribbs; and Laura Cribbs; and four great-grandchildren. Mrs. Cribbs was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 55 years, Ralph "Ben" Cribbs, in 1992; her brother, Albert Pondy; and two sisters, Jane Bogart and Helen Liszak. Graveside services were held Tuesday at the Blairsville Cemetery, with the Rev. Bruce Theakston officiating. Shoemaker Funeral Home in Blairsville was in charge of arrangements. 

2002 - JOHN C. "JACK" CRIBBS - INDIANA, PA — John C. ``Jack'' Cribbs, 68, of Jeannette, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2002, in the VA Medical Center in Aspinwall. He was born Dec. 5, 1933, in Jeannette, a son of the late John A. and Emma Beck Cribbs. He was Protestant by faith. He had been employed by Ferri's Market and Shop 'N Save in Murrysville. He graduated from Jeannette High School and the University of Pittsburgh. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean conflict. Jack was an active member of the Greensburg YMCA and was for many years a member of the Greensburg YMCA Masters Swim Team. Over the years, Jack participated not only in local swim meets, but also in the Allegheny Mountain YMCA Masters Swimming Association's annual championship meet. Jack was not only active with the Masters Swim Team but helped each year with the Greensburg YMCA Annual Autumn Invitational by distributing results for the day's competition. He is survived by his niece, Gwenn Marie Cribbs Weyandt and her husband, Doug, of Derry; a nephew, Wade L. Cribbs Jr. and his wife, Lynn, of St. Clairsville, Ohio; the following grandnieces and grandnephews: Dillon Stolitca, Daniel Weyandt, Stephanie Cribbs and Benjamin Cribbs; his sister-in-law, Marie Cribbs-Stolitca and her husband, Dave, of Greensburg; a special friend, Ange Orange who ``looked after'' Jack following his mother's death; a brother, Wade L. Cribbs Sr. of South Carolina; and of course his constant companion Boston Terrier, ``Bo.'' Friends will be received at the BARNHART FUNERAL HOME, 505 E. Pittsburgh St., Greensburg, Monday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Service will be held in the funeral home Tuesday at 10 a.m. followed by interment in the Brush Creek Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorials may be placed with the Greensburg YMCA, 101 S. Maple Ave., Greensburg, PA 15601. 

2002 - GARY MAC CRIBBS - Gary Mac Cribbs entered into rest on December 24, 2002 at the young age of 64 years. Of cancer at home surrounded by the unconditional love of his wife and family. Born December 4, 1938 in Hamilton County, Florida. He was a resident of Contra Costa County for the majority of his life. He served his country in the armed forces of the Marines for 10 years. He was a devoted employee of Wonder Bread in San Francisco for 25 years. A simple man with a passion for fishing and television. Devoted husband and father he is survived by his wife Olga M. Cribbs, daughters, son and many grand and great grand children. No services at his request. Published in the Contra Costa Times on 12/29/2002. 

1994 - JAMES J. CRIBBS - James J. Cribbs, 64, of 1220 Crestview Dr. SE, died Thursday, May 26, 1994, in his home after a sudden illness. Graveside services: 1 p.m. Saturday, Gethsemane Cemetery, Fort Madison. There will be no local services or visitation. Arrangements are with Stewart Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids, and King-Lynk Funeral Home, Fort Madison. Survivors include a sister, Elizabeth Heising of Cedar Rapids. Also surviving are nieces and nephews, James and Virginia Heising of Cedar Rapids, William Heising of Colorado Springs, Colo., Kathryn Van Horn of Cedar Rapids, Anne and Ed Waltz of Waukesha, Wis., and Jeffery and Robin Heising of Cedar Rapids. James was born Aug. 7, 1929, in Fort Madison, to James C. and Catherine Weisbruch Cribbs. He served with the Marine Corps during the Korean War and was awarded the Bronze Star while serving with the First Anglico First Air and Naval Gunfire Liaison Co. James was a commercial artist and graphic computer operator in Chicago for 35 years, retiring in 1990. - Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids, IA May 28, 1994 

2002 - WILLIAM RAY CRIBBS - William Ray Cribbs, 82, of Riverview, died Tuesday (Oct. 29, 2002) at Tandem Health Care in Brandon. Born in Mango, he was a lifelong resident of the Tampa area and was Baptist. Survivors include two sisters, Jewel Billingsley, Riverview, and Evelyn Toole, Lithia; and an aunt, Hazel Hurst, Tampa. Stowers Funeral Home, Riverview. St. Petersburg Times (FL), 11/1/2002

2002 - MARSHALL ELDRED CRIBBS - Marshall Eldred Cribbs, 73, of 2809 Bronzie Lawson Rd., died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2002, at High Point Regional Hospital. Private graveside service will be held Sunday at Randolph Memorial Park Cemetery. Greensboro (NC) News & Record, 8/3/2002

2002 - MELVIN DOUGLAS CRIBBS, JR. - MELVIN DOUGLAS CRIBBS JR., 29, of Villa Rica died Saturday. Graveside service, 2 p.m. today, Bethany Christian Church; Jones-Wynn Funeral Home, Villa Rica. Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 7/18/2002

2002 - WILLIAM H. "HAVERD" CRIBBS - CRIBBS, WILLIAM H. "HAVERD," 72, of Plant City, died Sunday (June 2, 2002) in Tampa. Born in Mulberry, he was a lifelong resident of the Tampa area. He was a Korean War Air Force veteran and was the owner and operator of Haverd Cribbs Fuel Oil until he retired in 1987 after more than 29 years. He was a member and deacon of Turkey Creek First Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Geneva; three sons, Danny, Valrico, and Tim and Phil, both of Plant City; two sisters, Saloma Gault, Brandon, and Shirley Baxter, Plant City; a brother, James Cribbs, Plant City; and five grandchildren. Hopewell Funeral Home, Plant City. St. Petersburg Times (FL), 6/6/2002

2002 - WILLIAM H. "HAVERD" CRIBBS - CRIBBS, William H. "Haverd", 72, of Plant City, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2002 at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida. He was preceded in death by his parents, R.G. and Annette Cribbs; sisters, Margery Furney Bartlett, Martha Eckles, and Dorothy Glaros; and brothers, Dean and Chester. Mr. Cribbs is survived by his loving wife, Geneva Wansley Cribbs; three sons, Danny Cribbs and wife Debbie, Tim Cribbs and wife Suzanne, and Phil Cribbs and wife Lori; five grandchildren, Michael, Josh, Caitlin, Logan and Sara; two sisters, Saloma Gault and Shirley Baxter and husband Hermon; one brother, James Cribbs and wife Dinky; and a host of nieces and nephews. Mr. Cribbs was born December 27, 1929 in Mulberry, Florida. He lived most of his life in the Turkey Creek and Plant City area and was a 1950 graduate of Turkey Creek High School. A veteran of the Korean War, he served his country in the United States Air Force from 1951-1955. He owned and operated Haverd Cribbs Fuel Oil and retired in 1987 after 29 1/2 years of employment with Quality Petroleum American Oil Company. Mr. Cribbs was a faithful member and Deacon of The Turkey Creek First Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 6, 2002 at 11 a.m. from Turkey Creek First Baptist Church with Pastor David Jones officiating. Interment will follow in Turkey Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Turkey Creek First Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations may be made to H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Ave., Tampa, FL 33612, or Turkey Creek First Baptist Church, 4915 West Trapnell Rd., Plant City, FL 33567. Tampa Tribune (FL), 6/4/2002

2001 - LUCY CRIBBS - CRIBBS, Lucy, 91 of Plant City, passed away December 16, 2001. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Cribbs, Sr.; two sons, Aubrey K. and Norman J.; and two daughters, Thelma J. and Merry J. Survivors include her four sons, Robert L. Cribbs, Jr. of Lithia, Jack L. Cribbs of Homosassa, Eddie N. Cribbs of Lithia and Tommy V. Cribbs of Alabama; five daughters, Faith Alderman of Alabama, Carolyn Merritt of Keystone, Fla., Judith Brannon, Sandra Patrick and Sharon Draughy all of Tennessee; 52 grandchildren and several great-grand- children. A native of Alabama she came to the Tampa area 77 years ago. Mrs. Cribbs was a Baptist and a homemaker. Funeral services will be held Thursday, 12 noon at Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at 11:00 a.m. Hillsboro Memorial 689-8121 Tampa Tribune (FL), 12/19/2001

2001 - RONALD "RON" ROY CRIBBS - CRIBBS Ronald (Ron) Roy Cribbs, age 46, died Monday, November 26, 2001, in an Oklahoma City hospital after a short illness. He was born July 1, 1955, in Pampa, Texas, to Roy C. and Fabrice Carter Cribbs. He grew up in Mustang and attended Mustang Schools and was a graduate of Yukon High School. Ron had been a general contractor, an electrical contractor, a real estate broker, managed a mental health treatment center and was presently manager and administrator of Sycamore Square Assisted Living Center in Mustang. He was a Methodist and was greatly loved by all who knew him and his passing has left a great empty place in the hearts of all who loved him. He is survived by his parents, Roy and Fabrice Cribbs of Mustang; his fiancee, Ginger Bills of Mustang; two daughters, Rachael Cribbs of Mustang and Sara Cribbs of Houston, Texas. Also by one brother, Jimmy Cribbs of Mustang; two sisters, Lisa Bay and husband, Dean of Moore, Patti Jill Ernst and husband, Frank of Corpus Christi, Texas; five nephews, two nieces and two very special friends, Tracy Porch and Paci Sap. Services will be at 2 PM, on Friday, Nov. 30, 2001, at Mustang Assembly of God Church with interment to follow in Mustang Cemetery under direction of McNeil's Mustang Funeral Service, Mustang, OK. The Daily Oklahoman, 11/30/2001

2001 - DAVID MARK CRIBBS - OAK HILL -- David Mark Cribbs, 55, of Golden Bay Boulevard, an electrician for Bob's Space Racers, Holly Hill, died Friday at home. Mr. Cribbs, a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, was born in High Springs and moved to Oak Hill in 1989 from Daytona Beach. Survivors include his wife, Carol; a son, James Tibbetts, Sanford, N.C.; and three grandchildren. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Volusia/Flagler, 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL 32129. Baldwin Brothers Memorial, New Smyrna Beach, is in charge. Daytona Beach News-Journal (FL), 10/21/2001

2001 - ALLEN J. CRIBBS - CRIBBS, ALLEN J., 78, of St. Petersburg, died Sunday (Sept. 16, 2001) at Hospice House Woodside, Pinellas Park. Born in Branford, he came here in 2000 from Dunnellon. He was an Army Air Forces veteran and a member of Anona United Methodist Church. He was president of American Legion 90 in Branford. Survivors include his wife, Mildred "Fern;" three daughters, Phyliss E. McVoy, Tallahassee, Cheryl Dryden, Richmond, Va., and Leesa Hetzer, Atlanta; two brothers, C.A. Cribbs and Alton Cribbs, both of Branford; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. E. James Reese Funeral Home & Crematory, Seminole. St. Petersburg Times (FL), 9/19/2001

2001 - THOMAS J. CRIBBS, SR. - CRIBBS, THOMAS J. SR., 78, of Clearwater, died Monday (Aug. 6, 2001) at Tierra Pines Health Care Center, Largo. He was a lifelong Florida resident and worked as a block mason. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of Everybody's Tabernacle, Clearwater, and was a mullet cast-net fisherman. Survivors include three sons, Thomas Jr. "Jay," Clearwater, and Donald D. and Patrick H., both of Largo; two daughters, Deborah K. Spandet, Largo, and Patricia Otterbach, Miami; a sister, Mildred Ginunas, Columbus, Ohio; a brother, Samuel B., Orlando; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Abbey Affordable Cremation & Funeral Services, Largo. St. Petersburg Times (FL), 8/7/2001

2001 - JOHN N. CRIBBS - CRIBBS, JOHN N., 69, of Chassahowitzka, died Monday (April 23, 2001) in Brooksville. Born in Sydney, he came here 26 years ago from Lutz. He was a retired commercial fisherman and an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was Baptist. Survivors include his wife, Norma (O'Dell); two sons, Randy N., San Antonio, Texas, and John A., Brooksville; three daughters, Brenda C. Smith, Homosassa, Janice Renner, Lutz, and Cheryl C. Seriel, Dover; his mother, Lucy, Plant City; four brothers, five sisters; 14 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Wilder-Fountains Funeral Home, Homosassa Springs. St. Petersburg Times (FL), 8/26/2001

2000 - FLORENCE CRIBBS - EDGEWATER Florence McClane Cribbs, 65, of Sabal Palm Drive, a former government social worker, died Thursday at home. Mrs. Cribbs was born in Glasgow, Scotland, and came here in 1996 from Mitchell, Ind. She was a member of the First Baptist Church and Ladies Garden Club, Bedford, Ind. She graduated from Ball State University in 1985 and enjoyed fishing and flowers. Survivors include her husband of 30 years, John; two daughters, Karen Anderson, Dunoon, Scotland, and Fiona Reed, Sidney, Ohio; a brother, Kenneth Reid, and a sister, Marie Dominick, both of Dunoon; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 266, New Smyrna Beach 32170, or the American Heart Association, 555 W. Granada Blvd., Suite A-1, Ormond Beach 32174. Baldwin Brothers Memorial Care Service, New Smyrna Beach, is in charge. Daytona Beach News-Journal (FL), 5/13/2000

2000 - OUIDA KATE CRIBBS - OUIDA KATE CRIBBS, 76, formerly of Dade City, died Wednesday at Helen Ellis Memorial Hospital in Tarpon Springs. A native of Mayo, she moved to this area 11 years ago from Kansas City, Mo. She was a homemaker and member of the Church of Christ. She is survived by four daughters, Cathy Blommel of Dade City, Sherri McElrath of Huntsville, Ala., Margaret Williams of Sunrise, and Tricia Green of St. Louis, Mo.; a son, Luke of Tampa; a brother, James W. Elkins of Conyers, Ga.; 16 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. Coleman & Ferguson Funeral Homes, Dade City. Tampa Tribune, The (FL), 1/9/2000


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