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Bessie Smith Crisp
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1912
Death: Aug. 5, 1997
Union County
South Carolina, USA

BUFFALO - Bessie Smith Crisp, 86, of 118 Playground Drive, died Aug. 5, 1997, in Wallace Thomson Hospital after an extended illness.

A native of Buffalo, she was the widow of Jesse Crisp and daughter of the late J.B. and Fannie Harrison Smith.

She was a member of Buffalo Baptist Church and was retired from United Merchants, Buffalo plant.

Survivors include two sons, J.W. Crisp of Buffalo and Glenn Crisp of Union; four sisters, Minnie Turner and Kathleen Hopkins of Buffalo, Mozelle Messer of Pauline and Julie Robinson of Fair Play, Ga.; a brother, Roy Lee Smith of Buffalo; seven grandchildren; and 13 greatgrandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday in Buffalo Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. Wayne Jones. Burial will be in Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery. The body will be placed in the church at 2 p.m.

The family is at the home of her son, J.W. Crisp, 1608 Main St., Buffalo.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Buffalo Baptist Church, P.O. Box 428, Buffalo, 29321 or Meals on Wheels, c/o Monte Lancaster, Arthur State Bank, Union, 29379. 
Family links: 
  James B. Smith (1888 - 1968)
  Fannie Harrison Smith (1890 - 1969)
  T Jesse Crisp (1911 - 1981)
  Glenn Everett Crisp (1936 - 2014)*
  Hollis Albert Smith (1910 - 1983)*
  Bessie Smith Crisp (1912 - 1997)
  Kathleen Smith Hopkins (1923 - 1997)*
  Minnie Faye Smith Turner (1925 - 2004)*
  Roy Lee Smith (1927 - 2016)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery
Union County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Frank & Lillian
Record added: Oct 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16369137
Bessie <i>Smith</i> Crisp
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- Tonya Sapp Hames
 Added: Oct. 28, 2009
Thinking of you.
- Debbie Crawford
 Added: Oct. 12, 2007
Rest in peace.
- Frank & Lillian
 Added: Oct. 29, 2006

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