Marjorie Elaine Carter Crews, 70, passed away Sunday, December 1, 2019. She was born April 18, 1949 in Charlton County Georgia to the late Alton John Baptist Carter and Lorene Beatrice Crews Carter. She received her Education Specialist Degree from Valdosta State University. She retired from the Bacon County Primary School as a first grade teacher after 25 years of service. After retirement, she continued as a substitute teacher. She attended Sand Hill Baptist Church
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Althea Starling and a brother, Jackie Carter.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Jake Crews; children, Jason (Brandy) Crews and Angie Crews; sister, Etheleene (Lamar) Kitchings; brothers, Buddy (Faye) Carter, Tommy (Sheila) Carter, and Timmy (Vicki) Carter; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren, and a number of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.
The family received friends Thursday, December 5 at Shepard Roberson Funeral Home. Funeral services were held Friday, December 6 at Sand Hill Baptist Church, Folkston, with Rev. Trent Long officiating. Burial followed at Racepond Cemetery at Sand Hill Baptist Church.
Pallbearers were Zack Carter, Quinton Carter, Arliss Carter, Jeff Highsmith, Randy Kitchings, P.J. Pruitt and Jonathon Hipp. Honorary pallbearers were Sand Hill Baptist Church and the D.Ray James maintenance department.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home, Folkston.