Crews, Marion Mayhew

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amem-lakeside.jpgMarion Frances Mayhew Crews passed Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at the age of 96 at commonwealth Senior Living in Radford, Va. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Charles Randolph Crews.

Marion, known as Rickie to her friends, is survived by one son, James R. Crews and wife Bernadette of Lexington, Va., and one daughter, Kathryn C. Barnes and husband John, of Harrisonburg, Va. She is also survived by her beloved grandchildren and great grandchildren, Charlie Crews and wife Megan (James and Emma), John Crews and wife Amy (Delaney, Chase and Shane), Scott Crews and wife Leeann, Lesley Barnes, Kent Barnes and wife Rachel (Isaac, Eliza and Olive), and Joseph Barnes and wife Schuylar (Vander).

Marion was born in Fincastle, Va. in 1925 and attended Madison College and graduated MCV School of Pharmacy. She was an active member of First Baptist church for many years, teaching Sunday School and the Youth. She is a current member of the Presbyterian Church of Radford. She was a charter member and past president of the Inglewood Garden Club and served on the Radford City School Board. Marion also loved a good game of tennis and played in many bridge groups, with her good friend Fran Felch.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Ernest E. and Lucie Mayhew; brothers, Charles and William Mayhew; and sister, Edith Moses.

The family would like to thank long time care givers Janice Vonhoozier, Jane Smith, Mary Ann Linkous, and Commonwealth Senior Living for their excellent and companionate care.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Presbyterian Church of Radford, 201 4th St., Radford, VA 24141.

A celebration of life service will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, June 17, 2022 at the Mullins Funeral Home in Radford with Rev. David Dickerson officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

The Crews family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford, Virginia.