Syble Reavis Crabtree

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Syble Reavis Crabtree, 81, resident of Forrest Drive in Franklin, died Saturday, May 5, 2012, at Centennial Medical Center.

Mrs. Crabtree was a native of Maury County, the daughter of the late Joseph Patrick Reavis and Lizzie Park Reavis. On May 7, 1951, she married Joe G. Crabtree of Franklin, who survives. She taught kindergarten in Lewisburg for several years and was a member of the Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by a son, Dennis Joe Crabtree; sisters, Lois Osteen and Beth Collier; and a brother, Joe Pat Reavis.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a granddaughter, Robyn Crabtree Kerstiens of Nashville, and a sister-in-law, Elizabeth Ann Reavis of Knoxville.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Oakes & Nichols Funeral Directors, Columbia, is in charge of arrangements.