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Preston Gray Crowe, 82, of Princeton, passed away on Monday, August 7, 2017 at Princeton Community Hospital from Multiple Myeloma. Preston was born on July 25, 1935 in Princeton to the late Albert Crowe and Letha Hall Crowe Farley. Preston was a member of the Men's Sunday School in Princeton and owned Preston's Barber Shop on Mercer Street and Athens Road for many years.
He was a United States Air Force Veteran in Upper Heyford, England, where he met his wife, Anne.
Preston loved to golf, play cards at the Princeton Elks Club and was a true blue Mountaineer fan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Gregory Lee Crowe, brother, Perry Crowe and sister, Maxine Smith.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 58 years, Anne of the home; One son, Steve and wife Cindy Crowe of Princeton; One daughter, Melissa Ward and special friend Brian Bailey of Princeton; Three grandchildren, Stephanie (Kevin) Crowe Handley and their children, Decklan, Titus and Taya; Dr. Tyler (Courtney) Crowe and their daughter, Harper, and Sean Ward; One sister, Anna Mae Crowe of Princeton several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff of the 4th floor of Princeton Community Hospital for the care given to Preston.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Preston Crowe will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road with Pastors Eugene Hazelwood and Eric Porterfield officiating.
Burial will follow in the Hall Cemetery on Halls Ridge Road Princeton.
Friends may visit with the family from noon until the service hour at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be shared with the family via www.memorialfd.com.
Tyler Crowe, Kevin Handley, Tyler Lambert, Troy Price, Josh White and Gary Woodring will serve as pallbearers.
The Crowe family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.
Published on August 8, 2017
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