Mrs. Daisy Sheral Todd Crump, 73, of Hazlehurst, passed away Aug. 25 at Community Hospice in Vidalia.
Born in Blackshear Dec. 16, 1947, she had lived in Hazlehurst most of her adult life. Mrs. Crump was a 1965 graduate of Blackshear High School. She would go on to further her education at South Georgia College followed by Georgia Southern College where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Education. Mrs. Crump taught kindergarten and first grade for the Jeff Davis County Board of Education and retired after 30 years. She enjoyed tending to her flowers and potted plants as well as collecting family photos but she most enjoyed being with her family – especially her granddaughters whom she adored. Mrs. Crump was a member of Elizabeth Baptist Church where she helped with the Women’s Ministries throughout the church.
She was a daughter of the late Loyce and Louise Morgan Todd. She was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Ann Todd Kicklighter; and brothers Richard Todd and Robert Todd.
Survivors include her husband of 50 years, James Allen “Jim” Crump of Hazlehurst; daughter and son-in-law, Patia and Ben Rountree of Statesboro; son and daughter-in-law, James Allen and Ashely Crump Jr. of Vidalia; brother and sister-in-law, Raymond and Cassie Todd of Blackshear; sister-in-law, Cynthia Todd of Blackshear; granddaughters, Reagan McDonald, Ella Faith Rountree, Johnna Rountree, Kendyl Crump and Jessa Crump; and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Services were held Aug. 28 from the Pearson-Dial Chapel.
Interment was in Bristol Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to First Methodist Church Cornerstone Children’s Center, 209 Church St., Vidalia, GA 30474 or to Coastal Plains Fellowship of Christian Athletes Camp Scholarship, PO Box 2603, Statesboro, GA 30459.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at www.pearsondial.com.
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home is in charge.