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Cornelia Gibson Crenshaw

September 25, 1922 — March 3, 2010

Cornelia Gibson Crenshaw, 87, resident of Wesley Commons Healthcare passed away Wednesday March 3, 2010 at Wesley Commons in Greenwood, SC.

Born in Pickens Co. SC she was a daughter of the late Clifton Gibson and Claudia Gordon Gibson. She was the widow of Thomas Newton Crenshaw.

She was retired as a bookkeeping account with Abbeville School District # 60 with 40 years of service. She was a member of the Empire Chapter # 251 Order of the Eastern Star. She was also a member of Harris Baptist Church were she was a member of the Ladies Sunday School Class and formerly attended Lebanon Presbyterian Church. She will be greatly missed by her loving family and many friends.

Survivors include 1 son James Ovid Crenshaw of Abbeville, SC; 2 daughters Jean Kyzer and her husband Fred of Surfside Beach, SC and Susan McManus and her husband Kent of Greenwood, SC; 2 brothers James Gibson of Pendleton, SC and Joe Gibson of Clemson, SC; 6 grandchildren Christopher Meeks and his wife Julie, Craig Meeks and his wife Alison, Jason Meeks and his wife Angel, Katie Beth McManus, Robert Thomas McManus and Claudia Grace McManus; and 5 great-grandchildren Drew, Mikayla, Haston, Belle and Ella Meeks.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday March 5, 2010 at 3:00 PM in the Chandler Chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Rev. Dan Smythe officiating. The burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. The family is at the homes of her daughter Mr. & Mrs. Kent McManus 335 Plantation Court in Creekside Greenwood, SC and her son Ovid Crenshaw 11 Island Ford Rd. Abbeville, SC.

The body is at The Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 1:30 until 3:00 PM Friday afternoon prior to services.

Memorials in memory of Mrs. Crenshaw may be made to a charity of one's choice.


Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Friday, March 5, 2010
1:30-3:00 PM


Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Friday, March 5, 2010
3:00 PM


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Highway 72
Abbeville ,  SC  29620
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