Annie Faye Crosby


IMG_0683Mrs. Annie Faye Crosby, age 100 passed away in St. Marys on Sunday, August 21st, 2016.

Mrs. Crosby was born on March 1st, 1916 in Kingsland, Ga. She is the daughter of the late Annie Arizona King & George Henry Peeples, II, and was the granddaughter of the founder of Kingsland, William Henry King. She and her beloved husband, Talmadge ran the Swannee Store for over 27 years, and was a member of the Kingsland First United Methodist Church for over 80 years.

Mrs. Crosby is survived by her daughter, Linda C. Cleghorn of Daytona Beach Shores, Fl. her granddaughter, Marla Cleghorn of Rebecca, Ga., her grandson, Ben Cleghorn, Jr. of Jacksonville, Fl., her great grandchildren, Parker & Logan Cleghorn; and her sister, Erlene Fulmer of St. Marys, Ga.; and her numerous nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Crosby has reunited with her parents, her husband, J. Talmadge Crosby, her son in law, Benny Cleghorn, Sr. and a host of brothers and sisters in Heaven.

Calling hours for the Crosby family will be from 6 to 8 pm Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 in the historic chapel of Kingsland First United Methodist Church in Kingsland, Ga. Funeral services will be held at 11 am Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 in the historic chapel with Pastor Devin Schultz and Rev. Paul Dupree presiding. Pallbearers will be Morris Peeples, Larry Peeples Wayne Peeples, Kevin Peeples, Edward Bruce and Rodney Robinson. Interment will follow the service in Lawnwood Cemetery in Kingsland, Ga.

Any memorial contributions can be made to the Kingsland First United Methodist Church building fund/ 120 E William Ave, Kingsland, GA 31548


March 1, 1916 – August 21, 2016

2 thoughts on “Annie Faye Crosby

  1. Chester Dubberley

    Linda I am so sorry to read of your Mother’s passing. Many years ago I worked at the store with your folks and they both were great people. God’s blessings for you and your Family. Chester Dubberley


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