SHIRLEY WANDA COSTNER CRABTREE, age 84 of Athens, Tenn. passed away Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, in Starr Regional Medical Center of Athens, Tenn. She was a native of Monroe County, Tenn., resident most of her life of McMinn County, Tenn., a daughter of the late James Mose and Margaret Arp Costner and preceded in death by her husband: Rev. Glenn Lee Crabtree, Sr., Brothers: Oscar Costner and Fred Costner, Sisters: Verna Jaynes. She retired from Kroger’s Grocery. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Niota.
Survivors: Glenn Lee "Wink" and Vicki Crabtree of Knoxville, Tenn., Robbie D. Crabtree of Madisonville, Tenn., Two Grandchildren: Andrew Christian Crabtree and Betsy Ann Crabtree, several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be 2:00 P.M. Sunday, September 5, 2021 in Reed Springs Cemetery with Andrew Crabtree officiating. There will be no formal visitation. Contributions may be made to your favorite charity. Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Shirley-Crabtree Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements.