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Mary Liza Crabtree

January 12, 1927 ~ April 21, 2021 (age 94)


Mary Broughton Crabtree went to be with the lord on April 21, 2021 peacefully at her home in Raleigh, NC at the age of 94.

Mary was born to Lennie and Lillie Broughton on January 12, 1927 in Raleigh, NC where she lived her whole life. She was the youngest of 7 children.

She graduated from Broughton High then continued to serve and retire after 40 years from NCNB and Raleigh Federal Savings and Loan.

After retirement she proceeded to work for the state doing data entry into her late 70s. Meanwhile, she spent her spare time doing what she loved most; tending to her beautiful garden and cooking the most delicious meals surrounded by her family. She was a member of Bethany Baptist in Wendell, NC.

In addition to her parents and siblings she is preceded in death by her husband Jack Crabtree, her daughter Pamela Cuthrell, and son Scott Crabtree.

Mary leaved to cherish her precious memories to her daughter Beth Johnson and husband Travis Johnson, grandsons Jason Rust, Brandon Cuthrell, Daniel Bowling and Travis Johnson II, 3 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

 A celebration of life will be held at RM Ferguson Funeral Services on May 1, 2021 at 2pm.

Flowers are accepted or the family has suggested memorial contributions may be made to Dementia Alliance of North Carolina.



*** The Service will be live streamed through the R M Ferguson Facebook Page ***

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Celebration of Life
May 1, 2021

2:00 PM
R M Ferguson Funeral Chapel
2820 Trawick Rd
Raleigh, NC 27604

Video is available for this event

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