Pauline Crum
Published: Thursday, January 31, 2013

Pauline Crum, age 102, of Newport, died Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at Tennova Newport Medical Center.

She was born July 27, 1910, in Dorchester, Virginia, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Solomon Black.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Leonard Crum, daughter Eula Crum Gregory, and several brothers and sisters.

Surviving are four sons: Earl Crum, Mack Crum, Elwood Crum, and L. D. Crum, all of Newport, and daughter Jewel Crum Hall of Aberdeen, Maryland; brother S. C. Black and sisters Rachael Ball and Jonita Ball, all of Newport; also twelve grandchildren, and many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 1, 2013, at Resthaven Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Robert Lee Ball officiating.

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Brown Funeral Home is honored to serve the Crum family.

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