Marie Evelyn (Reedy) Crumpton

Marie Evelyn (Reedy) Crumpton, 86, passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018 in Graham.  Funeral was Monday, July 9, at 2 p.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial will follow in Pioneer Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.

Marie was born Jan. 10, 1932 in Grady, N.M. to the late Hermon Raymond and Clara Mae (Roark) Reedy.  She married Wayne L. Crumpton, June 20, 1949 in Graham. He preceded his red-headed angel in death on Feb. 16, 2015.  Marie was a loving wife, mother, and “Granny” to her grandchildren, baby-sitting and helping to raise each one.  She was a homemaker and a member of Oak Street Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughters, Linda Liles, Gay McCracken and husband Rex, Elaine Wells and husband Tony, and Teresa Bishop and husband Nolan, all of Graham; 10 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Eddie Reedy and wife, Doreen and Russell Reedy and wife, Cookie, all of Graham; sisters-in-law, Alva Nell Lister of Wichita Falls and Pat Reedy of Mineral Wells; brother-in-law, Wallace Joplin of Graham; also surviving are several nieces and nephews.

Marie was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Robert Liles, grandson, Derek Liles, sister, Maxine Joplin and a brother, Herman Reedy.

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