Obituary: Thomas Collins Crabtree

Thursday, July 2, 2009

Thomas Collins Crabtree, 78, of Fayetteville, died Thursday, June 25, 2009, at Willow of Winchester Nursing Home.

Mr. Crabtree was a native of Lincoln County. He served in the Army during the Korean Conflict, and was a retired mechanic.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie C. and Etta Lorene Erwin Crabtree; and sisters, Virginia Sullivan and Robbie Sowell.

He is survived by his son Marc (Beverly) Crabtree of Fayetteville; sisters, Dot Hastings of Petersburg and Myra Hastings of Lewisburg; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were conducted on Friday, June 26, at Higgins Funeral Home in Fayetteville with Bro. Richard Rogers officiating, followed by burial in Old Orchard Cemetery.