James Kenneth Crabb, 75, of North Wilkesboro passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at his home. He was born June 5, 1944, in Harford, Md., to Gaither and Emma Blevins Crabb.
Mr. Crabb was an SP-5/E-5 U.S. Army veteran, serving two tours in Vietnam and serving on the demilitarized zone Line in Korea. He was a member of Stony Ridge Baptist Church.
James was preceded in death by his parents and numerous brothers and sisters.
James is survived by his wife, Alice Wilcox Crabb; his daughters, Michelle Greene and spouse, Kevin, and Amber Johnson and spouse, Michael, all of North Wilkesboro; his grandchildren, Cameron Greene, Caroline Greene, Chasity Johnson, Noah Johnson and Isabella Johnson; and his canine companion, Gypsy Crabb.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, 2020, at Stoney Ridge Baptist Church, with the Rev. Joel Blevins officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Stoney Ridge Baptist Church from noon until 1 p.m. Saturday, prior to the service.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105-9956.
Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.millerfuneralservice.com.