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Frances Green Crabtree

April 17, 1922 January 29, 2018
Frances Green Crabtree
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Obituary for Frances Green Crabtree

DURHAM: Frances Green Crabtree, 95, passed away on Monday, January 29, 2018 at her home in Durham. She was born in Raleigh, the daughter of the late Scott Cleveland Green and Zilla Elizabeth Sanders Green. In addition to her parents, she was also predeceased by her husband, John Woody Crabtree.

Frances was an avid bridge player and dog lover. She enjoyed trips to the beach and Las Vegas. She graduated from Hugh Morson High School in Raleigh and attended Watts School of Nursing.

Frances is survived by her sons, Scott A. Crabtree (Phyllis), John Wayne Crabtree; granddaughters, Summer Pomeroy (Jordan), Shana A. Crabtree, Laura Chappell (Randy); and great-granddaughter, Samantha Frances Chappell.

A private graveside service will be held.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorial contributions be made to Pleasant Green United Methodist Church: 3005 Pleasant Green Rd, Durham, NC 27705

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral Service, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be made at

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Services are private.

Memorial Contribution

Pleasant Green United Methodist Church

3005 Pleasant Green Rd.
Durham, NC 27705

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