Ray, Maxine Crumb

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Retta Maxine Crumb Ray, 96 of Narrows, VA went to be with the Lord on Monday, July 20, 2020 at Heritage Hall Rich Creek. Mrs. Ray was born on March 24, 1924 in Narrows, VA and was a daughter of the late Robert Jackson Crumb and Bertha Fleeman Crumb.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, Vernon Q. Ray, the couple who raised her, Andrew Jackson Crumb and Aida Fleeman Crumb, one brother, Clarence Crumb, other special family including Blanche Williams (Elmer).

She is survived by two daughters, Jennifer Ray of Narrows, Judy Ray of Narrows, one son Jerry & Pat Ray of Richmond, as well as Rhonda Tickle (Gary) of Ripplemead, who joined us as a teenager, four grandchildren, Jerry and Chris Ray, Steven Hutchison, Kellie Price (Justin), five great grandchildren, Grace, Clara, McKenna, Brooklyn and Kayleigh. She is also survived by step-sister and step-brother, Polly Justus and Jack Crumb of Hurley.

Maxine loved the Lord and her family and spent her adult life serving both.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, July 24, 2020 at 11am at the Givens – Riffe Funeral Chapel in Narrows with Pastor Debbie Hutton officiating with a private interment following in the Fairview Cemetery in Narrows. We will be observing phase 3 Covid-19 precautions. Please wear a mask and adhere to social distancing. The family is being served by Givens – Riffe Funeral Service in Narrows, (540) 726-2442, and online at riffefuneralservice.com.