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Sylvia Jean Crisp

August 6, 1954 April 13, 2019
Sylvia Jean Crisp
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Minister Sylvia Jean Crisp, age 64, of Morganton, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at her residence. She was born in Rutherford County on August 6, 1954 to Rev. John R. Cantrell and Evangelist Naomi Logan Cantrell.
Minister Sylvia was associate minister at The House of Prayer, where she preached every other Sunday. She was Baptized into Christ at the age of 11 at New Pilgrim Baptist Church in Campobello, SC. A born again Baptist believer, she was licensed to preach and teach the Gospel on July 31, 2011 by her father, late Pastor John R. Cantrell. She received her under-graduate degree from Liberty University, Lynchburg, Va. In Divinity and Religion. Other studies include the books of Prophecy and the Old and New Testament lessons from the Bible School of Morganton. She also worked at Doblin Fabrics for 29 years as Payroll Administrator.
In addition to her father Rev. John R. Cantrell, she was preceded in death by her son in law, Richard Scott, sister Ruby Hall. Those left to cherish her memory, include her spouse, William Crisp Jr. of Glen Alpine; daughters, Bettina Elizabeth Crisp and Kaci Crisp Scott; brothers, Robert Cantrell and wife and John Cantrell and wife; sisters, Julia Caldwell, Reba Bryant and Ophelia Watkins; grandchildren, Chance Crisp, Madison and Adrienne Snow, Trey Scott, Andersen Scott and Myrikal Scott all of Morganton; several nieces and nephews; special friends, Barbara Copeland and Linda Carpenter; special pet, Leo
Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday April 19, 2019 at 2:00PM in the Evans Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Larry Carpenter, Rev. Robert Cantrell, Rev. Herbert Carter, Rev. Tommy Carpenter and Pastor Chandler Moore officiating. The family will receive friends from 1-2 PM prior to the service hour.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kaci Scott, PO Box 1285, Glen Alpine, NC 28628
Thomas Murray Funeral Service Licensee of Morganton is serving the Crisp family. 828-757-1000

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2:00 PM 4/19/2019 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 4/19/2019 3:00:00 PM
Evans Funeral Service Chapel

1070 Taylorsville Rd SE
Lenoir, NC 28645

Evans Funeral Service Chapel
1070 Taylorsville Rd SE Lenoir 28645 NC
United States

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