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Shirley Neil Lane Crumpler, 72, passed away Monday,
Dec. 24, 2007, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. from the chapel of Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home in Fremont. The Rev. Wayne Goff will officiate. Graveside services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Pikeville Cemetery.

Mrs. Crumpler was born in Wayne County on July 18, 1935, to the late Johnny and Glenny Cox Lane.

She is survived by her husband, Preston Blackwell; three sons, Melvin Wright and his wife, Kaye, of Goldsboro, John William Wright Jr. and his wife, Linda, of Black Creek, Robin G. Crumpler and his wife, Debbie, of Lucama; seven grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends following the funeral service and other times at 900 Saulston Road in Goldsboro.

Condolences may be posted at www.shackleford-howell.


Published in Obituaries on December 26, 2007 3:22 PM