Beverly Ann DeVilbiss Crider

Beverly Ann DeVilbiss Crider

Beverly Ann DeVilbiss Crider

ROANOKE – Funeral services for Mrs. Beverly Ann DeVilbiss Crider, 80, will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, in the Roanoke Baptist Church with Rev. Darrell Hieronymus officiating.

Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery in Welsh under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home of Jennings.

Visitation will be held at the church from 5-9 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 6 and will resume at 8 a.m. Tuesday until time of services.

Mrs. Crider died at 5:05 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, in Golden Age Nursing Home of Welsh.

Mrs. Crider was a lifelong resident of Welsh and was a retired registered nurse. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Roanoke which she and her late husband “Bob” started in their living room. She taught Bible study at Golden Age for the last four years. She worked at Jennings American Legion Hospital, Welsh General Hospital and Golden Age Nursing Home.

Survivors include one daughter, Ruth Cardoza of Roanoke; two sons, Lee Crider of Dry Creek and Jimmy Crider of San Jose, Calif.; one sister, Roynell DeVilbiss Troutman of Marianna, Fla.; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Mrs. Crider was preceded in death by her parents, Roy Norman and Gweyneth Ridley DeVilbiss; her husband, Mr. Robert “Bob” Crider; one son, Johnny Crider; her brother, Allen “Jerry” DeVilbiss; and her sister, Mary Gwen Bell.

The family requests memorials be made to the Roanoke Baptist Church or the Dry Creek Baptist Camp.

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