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November 9, 2012

Grace Bell Crigger

PRINCETON — Grace Bell Crigger, 96, of 811 Thorn Street Princeton, West Virginia passed away on Tuesday, November 06, 2012 at Princeton Health Care in Princeton, West Virginia.

Mrs. Crigger was born on February 12, 1916 in Leckie, West Virginia, she is the daughter of the late Frank Hanby and Mandie Bell Hanby. She had been a resident of Princeton, West Virginia for the past 31 years. She was a member of  the Princeton Church of God in Princeton, West Virginia.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Milford Crigger, two sons Dewey and Dempsey Crigger and two daughters, Shirley Ann Crigger and Ramona Crigger.

Left to cherish her memory is: one son, Joseph Crigger and wife Pamela of Peterstown, West Virginia; one daughter, Freda Jupin and husband George of Ashland, Kentucky; nine grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. at the Princeton Church of God at 250 Oakvale Road, Princeton, West Virginia. Where the Rev. David Hercey will officiate the service. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton, West Virginia.

Friends and family will serve as pallbearers. Friends and family may call at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service on Saturday, November 10, 2012.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluefield, West Virginia is serving the Crigger Family.

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