2011-07-30 / Obituaries

Betty R. Cripps

Betty R. Cripps, age 84, of Baltimore, passed away at Mc- Cafferty’s Assisted Living on July 24, 2011.

She was born in Harrisburg, OH to her parents, Harold and Mary Garrison Smith on December 1, 2011. She worked 24 years at the Fairfield National Bank as a teller. She was a 50 plus year member of Baltimore Christ United Methodist Church, VFW Auxiliary #3761, and a 50 year member of Yuletide Temple Pythian Sisters of Millersport.

She was survived by her son, John I. (Jill) Cripps II of Sugar Grove; daughter, Connie Cripps of Lancaster; granddaughter, Jenna Marie Cripps of Sugar Grove; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John I. Cripps; and brothers, Harold Jr., Byron, Glenn, and C. Duane Smith.

A service will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 28, 2011, at the Johnson Smith Funeral Home, Baltimore, officiated by Pastor Alice Wolfe.

Memorials can be made in Betty’s name to either FairHoPe Hospice, 282 Sells Rd., Lancaster, OH 43130 or Baltimore Christ United Methodist Church, 700 South Main Street, Baltimore, OH 43105.

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