HERBINE — Fannie J. Crutchfield, age 88, of the Herbine Community, died, Sunday, April 22, 2012. She was born March 25, 1924 in New Edinburg, a daughter of the late James (Jim) McClellan and Lillian Hartley McClellan. Mrs. Crutchfield was a graduate of Rison High School.

HERBINE — Fannie J. Crutchfield, age 88, of the Herbine Community, died, Sunday, April 22, 2012. She was born March 25, 1924 in New Edinburg, a daughter of the late James (Jim) McClellan and Lillian Hartley McClellan. Mrs. Crutchfield was a graduate of Rison High School.

She enjoyed farming and quilting. Mrs. Crutchfield was a homemaker and a member of Free Hill Free Will Baptist Church. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Wilbert “Toy” Crutchfield; brothers, Elbert McClellan, Albert McClellan Alvin McClellan, and Elvin McClellan; sister, Geneva Rauls.

Mrs. Crutchfield is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Marilyn Crutchfield of Monticello; one daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis and John Selby of Rye; two sisters, Juanita Morgan of Rye, Ann House of Pine Bluff; seven grandchildren, Monica Patrick, Denese Hawkins, Karen Smith, Kellye Alstadt, Krissy Morrison, Rick Anthony and Yancy Box; 12 great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at Buie Funeral Home with Bro. Ray Sanders and Bro. Dewayne Roper officiating. Burial will follow in Prosperity Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at Buie Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Free Will Baptist Church, Saline Association, c/o Tracy Nichols, 115 Smith Road, Warren, Ark., 71671.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Buie Funeral Home of Rison (870)325–6216. Online guestbook at www.buiefuneralhome.com.