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Olive Crabtree, Taylor County, KY (1921-2013)

She was a retired teacher with the Campbellsville Independent School System. She was the widow of George H. Crabtree. Their marriage endured over 67 years. She leaves 9 direct living descendants
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Olive Crabtree, 91, of Campbellsville, KY,died at 2:10pmET, Sunday, July 7, 2013 in Greensburg, KY.

Funeral services will be at 10amCT/11amET,Thursday, July 11, 2013 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Joe Hatchett and John Welch. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-8pmCT/5pm-8pmET,Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Olive Crabtree, Taylor County, KY(1921 - 2013)

Olive Crabtree was the daughter of the late John Rice Wolford and Minnie Florence McKenty Wolford. She was born, Saturday, September 3, 1921, in Taylor County, KY. She died Sunday, July 7, 2013 in Greensburg, Green County, KY, at the age of 91 years, 10 months, and 4 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville Christian Church.

She was a retired teacher with the Campbellsville Independent School System. She united in marriage to George H. Crabtree January 3, 1942. He preceded her in death April 9, 2009.

She is survived by the following:
  • One daughter and son-in-law: Anita and Barry K. Smith of Campbellsville, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Mack Crabtree and wife, Denise and Shane Crabtree of Campbellsville, KY; Christy Barlow and husband, Derek of Cave City, KY; and Amy Stockton of Glasgow, KY

  • Four great-grandchildren: Trinity Stockton and Keiran Stockton of Glasgow, KY; and Bladyn Barlow and Tallyn Barlow of Cave City, KY

  • One sister: Mary Frank Mayes of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by a son, Donald Richard "Donnie" Crabtree February 5, 2005; a grandson-in-law, Kelton Stockton and a sister, Susan Dicken.

Send a condolence to the family of Olive Crabtree

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY.

Expressions of sympathy suggested to be made to Southwest India Christian Mission or Campbellsville Christian Church and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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