Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Cecil Nathan Crumley, age 81 of Cleveland. Mr. Crumley passed away Wednesday. May 26, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM, Friday, May 28, 2010 at Mossy Creek United Methodist Church with the Rev. Nanci Hicks officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Mr. Crumley was born on March 1, 1929 to Harvel Crumley and Faye Stancil Crumley. A lifelong resident of White County, Mr. Crumley was a successful dairy farmer and builder, during his career he served on various committees including serving as past president of the White County Farm Bureau, ASCS Board Member ( later to be known as the Soil Conservation Service) and in 2008 was inducted into the White County Chamber of Commerce Hall of Fame. He was a longtime member of Mossy Creek United Methodist Church and in addition to his parents Mr. Crumley is preceded in death by his brothers, Lavern and Virgil Crumley and his grandson, Adam Nix
He is survived by his wife, Juanita Howard Crumley, Cleveland; daughters and sons in law, Beth and Dickie Nix, Cleveland; Donna and Mike Fitzpatrick, Cleveland; Janice and Tom Duggins, Cumming; sons and daughters in law, Alan and Ginny Crumley, Gainesville; Greg and Carol Crumley, Cleveland and son, Joe Crumley also of Cleveland
Brothers and sisters in law Kermit and Jane Crumley, Clermont; Harold and Louise Crumley, Cleveland; Riley Sr. and Wanda Crumley, Cleveland; sisters and brothers in law Betty and Joe Cantrell of Suwanee; Peggy and Phil Abernathy of Cleveland, Dorothy Jean and Jimmy Brookshire, Cleveland; Josephine and Larry Payne, Gainesville, Janell and Bobby Black, Clarkesville; Mildred and Glenn Rider, Clermont and sister Janett Allen of Demorest
Grandchildren, MaryBeth and Scott Blair of Cleveland; Kari and James Murphey, Memphis, TN,; Lauren and Gary Papka, Royston, GA.; Nathan Crumley, Gainesville; Will Crumley, Gainesville; Don Crumley also of Gainesville; Nick Fitzpatrick, Atlanta; John Fitzpatrick, Cleveland; Jeff Fitzpatrick, Cleveland; Tyler Duggins, Alpharetta; Erica Crumley, Cleveland; Drew Crumley, Cleveland; Cayden Crumley, Cleveland; Cody Crumley Cleveland
Great Grandchildren, Ella Blair, Maggie Blair, Kate Blair and Sarah Blair
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday afternoon and evening from 3 to 5 and 6 to 9 PM
Flowers will be acknowledged or memorial donations may be made to Mossy Creek United Methodist Church, Building Fund, 2154 Post Rd., Cleveland, Georgia 30528 or Caring Hands Free Clinic, 34 Courthouse Square, Unit C, Cleveland, Georgia 30528
Those wishing to do so may send condolences to the family of Mr. Crumley to www.alexander-funeral.com
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland (706)865-1500 is in charge of arrangements