10/06/04 — ALMA CRUMPLER

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PIKEVILLE -- Alma Head Crumpler, 77, of 1540 Mt. Carmel Church Road, Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be held tonight at 7:30 in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro. The Reverend Willard Hardison will officiate. A graveside service will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Stoney Creek Cemetery.

Mrs. Crumpler was born in Greene County to the late Lem and Ada Caudell Head. She was a member of Free Chapel Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher, member of the choir and the Ladies Auxiliary and helped in many church activities.

She is survived by one daughter, Susie Crumpler Hooker of Pikeville; two brothers, Zell D Head and wife, Denise, of Snow Hill and Jimmie Head and wife, Edith, of Eureka; four sisters, Odie Chase of Goldsboro, Sudie Tyson of Tarboro, Onnie Lee Bass of Snow Hill and Belle Rhodes and husband, Russell, of Belfast; and two grandchildren, Kelli Corbett and her husband, Kyle, and Jerimee Hooker.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James William "Bill" Crumpler; one son, Wayne Garland Crumpler; and one daughter, Amy Ruth Crumpler.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home following the service tonight, and other times at the residence.

Although flowers are welcome, memorial contributions may be directed to Free Chapel Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, c/o Gerald Brown, 187 Vance Drive, Goldsboro, N.C., 27534.

Condolences to the Crumpler family may be sent via e-mail to howellfh@earthlink.net


Published in Obituaries on October 6, 2004 1:49 PM