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Rev. Ernest Alton Cribb, Jr.: Loris

1939 – 2017

     Rev. Ernest Alton Cribb, Jr. of Loris, a native of Chadbourn, went to be with his Lord on Sunday, June 11, at McLeod Loris hospital. He was 78.

     He was the son of the late Leona Marie Nobles and Ernest Alton Cribb, Sr. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Shelby Cribb Nobles.

     He was a devoted Christian who led many people to accepting the Lord as their personal savior during more than 35 years ministering at Grace Baptist Church in Georgetown, Cain Branch Baptist Church in Loris, and at Glendale Baptist Church in Florence for the last 20 years of his ministry.

     He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 61 years, Elizabeth Ann Strickland Cribb of the home; a son, Alton Cribb, Jr. and his wife, Cindy of Georgetown; a daughter, Cynthia C. Holmes and her husband, Jackie of Brandon, Florida; a sister, Alice Faye Turner of Leesburg, Florida; four grandchildren, Jack Christopher Holmes, John Craig Holmes, Nicholas Cribb and Kendall Hayes; and five great-grandchildren.

     Visitation was planned from 2 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, at Worthington Funeral Home with final rites following at 3 p.m. in the Worthington Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Mack Hudson officiating, interment following in Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery.

     A guest register is available here.