DELTAVILLE - Margaret Crawford Crute Sisson, having served in the Church Militant is now in the Church Triumphant Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012.
Margaret was a loving and beloved partner to Richard B. Sisson in 50 years of ministry. She was a leader in the United Methodist Women, loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, secretary, and licensed practical nurse. She was born Oct. 15, 1937.
She leaves behind her husband; daughter, Kathryn Martin and son-in-law, Howard Martin; granddaughters, Kelsey and Lindsey Purvis; son, Lee Sisson and daughter-in-law, Lauren Sisson; grandsons, Kevin and Brian Sisson; sister, Barbara Johnson Weiss; brother, William H. Crute, sisters-in-law, Myrtle S. Johnson and Rosemary S. Tacy; brother-in-law, Gerald L. Sisson; many nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, cousins; and dear friend, Ruth Wilder.
She graduated from Hampton High School in 1956, and worked at Langley Laboratory NACA-NASA, Air Force Accounting and Finance Center, CONARC, Bedford Hospital, and Dinwiddie Public Schools. She traveled with mission teams to India, Russia, Costa Rica, Belize, Cuba and Mozambique, and enjoyed cruising and playing cards with her family.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22, at Bristow-Faulkner Funeral Home, in Saluda, and funeral service 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, at Clarksbury United Methodist Church, in Deltaville
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Memorial Fund of Clarksbury United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 10 Hardyville, VA 23070. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.