Cover photo for Shirley Crisp's Obituary
Shirley Crisp Profile Photo
1937 Shirley 2019

Shirley Crisp

June 29, 1937 — December 17, 2019

Shirley JeanGragg Crisp, 82 of Ashland, wentto bewith her Lord on Tuesday,December 17, 2019 atOur Lady of BellefonteHospital. Shirleywas born June 29, 1937 in Piketon,Ohio to the lateGeorge WilliamandHelenaDane CrabtreeGragg. In addition to her parentsshewas preceded in death by a sister, Eunice EileenHorn. Shirley loved the Lord andwas a faithfulmember of SummitChurch oftheNazarene. Shewas a coowner ofCrisp’s DairyTreats where she remained asthe bookkeeper until very recently. Familywas everything to Shirley. She spent herlife teaching, helping, guiding, and caring for all of those around her. Shewas an independent, fierce, kind, generous, beautiful andGod-loving woman who gave hertime, energy and talentsfreely to family and friends. Herchildren and grandchildren are thankfulforthe love thatshe has alwaysshown themand are forever gratefulto have had Shirley in theirlives. Shewill be greatlymissed. Shirley leaves behind herloving husband of 60 years Raymond Arthur Crisp; two daughters Sharon ReenaRalston (Ted) and Johnda SheriHuff (Jeffrey) both of Ashland; one sonDuane Arthur Crisp (LoriMenshouse) of Ashland; two brothers Kenneth ReeceGragg (Nancy) of Piketon,OHand Meredith LeviGragg (Mary) ofWaverly,OH; three brother-in-laws Don Crisp of Ashland, Bob Crisp of Ashland and TomHorn ofColumbus,OH; eight grandchildren StephanieCummings(Matt), Christopher Ralston (Stephanie), Leah Moore (Devon), Micah Ralston (Amy), AbigailRalston,Jordan Huff,JessalynNischan (Todd) and IsaacCrisp (Becca Salyers); four great-grandchildren Caitlyn Cooper,Jackson Cooper, PaisleyRalston and Everett Ralston;many nieces and nephews; along with a host of extended family and close friends. Funeralservices will be 1:00 PMSaturdayDecember 21st at SummitChurch oftheNazarenewith Dr. Desmond Barrett and Rev. Ted Ralston officiating. Entombmentwillfollowat RoseHillBurial Park. Visitationwill be Friday from6-8PMatthe church and 12-1 PMon Saturday. Online condolencesmay be left atcanifffuneralhome.com Memorialcontributionsmay bemade to SummitChurch oftheNazarene, 401 ST RT 716Ashland, KY41102.

To order memorial trees in memory of Shirley Crisp, please visit our tree store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, December 20, 2019

6:00 - 8:00pm (Eastern time)

Summit Church of the Nazarene

401 KY-716, Ashland, KY 41102

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Starts at 1:00pm (Eastern time)

Summit Church of the Nazarene

401 KY-716, Ashland, KY 41102

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree