Clarence Floyd Crosby, Sr., 82, of Ravenel, husband of Barbara Postell Crosby, passed away Saturday, February 9, 2013, at his residence.
Family and friends are invited to attend his visitation this evening from 6 to 8 o’clock at James A. Dyal Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 1 o’clock at James A. Dyal Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Live Oak Memorial, 3093 Ashley River Road, Charleston.
Mr. Crosby was born April 17, 1930 in Meggett, SC, son of the late John Fred Crosby and Karrie Julia Crosby. He attended Charleston County schools. Mr. Crosby enjoyed deer hunting and was a huge NASCAR fan but most of all he was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved him. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict and was an auto mechanic with Sires Ford, Hollywood which became Hoover Ford, Hollywood. He was a member of Rantowles Baptist Church.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Survivors, including his wife of 54 years Barbara, are two daughters and two sons; Dianne Reynolds of Summerville, Kathy Waters (Pat) of Ravenel, Clarence F. “Bubba” Crosby, Jr. (Teresa) of Ravenel and Edward Fred Crosby (Michelle) of Summerville, seven grandchildren; Timmy Crosby, Nick Koster (Nicole), Tiffany Solomon, Brian Waters (Tabitha), Chris Crosby (Kortney), Megan Crosby and Aaron Crosby, two great grandchildren; Dalton Crosby and Hayven Koster, a special niece; Mary Ann Caddin (Harmon), a special aunt; Dorothy Chaynaski and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by three brothers and two sisters; Ellis Crosby, Leroy Crosby, John Bill Crosby, Thelma Green and Pearl Smith.
A memorial message may be written to the family by visiting our website at www.jamesadyal.com.
ARRANGEMENTS BY JAMES A. DYAL FUNERAL HOME, 303 S. MAIN STREET, SUMMERVILLE, SC 29483 (843) 873-4040.