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“So sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Whit. He was a dear friend to me and the boys and we looked forward to working for him at Twin Oaks Park each...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Kody Norris - Mountain City, TN

“Whit will be missed by so many. God bless the family. ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Brad and Joan Holcomb - Folkston, GA

“Hi Whit we will miss dearly. ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Glynn- Nellie Coffie - Friend

Mr. Ira Whitmer “Whit” Crews, 77, died Monday morning (February 26, 2018) at Orange Park Medical Center in Orange Park, FL after a short illness. He was a native and lifelong resident of Brantley County who graduated from Hoboken High School in 1958. Whit was the owner/operator of Twin Oaks Bluegrass Park and Campground, and he was a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Whit is preceded in death by his parents, Ira James Crews and Neva Dixon Crews; and nine siblings, Farley Crews, Martha Lee Crews, Thelma Crews Strickland, Frances Crews Hyers, Reppard Crews, Elzria Crews, Fleming Crews, Mattie Lou Crews Cohen and Archie B. Crews. Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Ermalene Merritt Crews of Hoboken; one daughter, Sharon Crews Crawford of Hoboken; one grandson, Ira Lee Crawford; three great grandchildren, Mason Lee Crawford, Eli Owen Crawford and Kaleb Whit Crawford; one sister, Mary Crews Thomas of Waycross; and numerous nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Thursday (March 1, 2018) at the Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.

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