Martha Jane Crews


Martha Jane Crews, 92, of York, S.C., formerly of Mexico, passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, S.C.

Graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 12 at East Lawn Memorial Park.

Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until 11:15 a.m. on Saturday, September 12 at Arnold Funeral Home.

Jane was born on November 28, 1927, in Jacksonville, Ill., the daughter of Charles Samuel and Elsie U. (Hopper) Young. She married Ralph William Minnick and he passed away in 1946. Jane then married Floyd Henry Crews on August 23, 1953. He passed away on February 20, 1993.

Jane enjoyed family, card playing and traveling across the country in their RV with her husband, Floyd. She was a member of Good Samaritan United Methodist Church in Lake Wylie, S.C., and enjoyed worshipping with her church family.

Granny Crews is survived by three children, Toodie (John) Medlin of Williamston, S.C., Jackie (Mike) Estes of Lake Wylie, S.C. and Chuck Crews of Naples, Fla.; one step-son, Don (Betty) Crews of Canton, Ga.; 11 grandchildren, Tim Medlin, Rusty Medlin, Todd Medlin, Luke Estes, Lindsey Anderson, Max Crews, Mallory Crews, Erica Barham, Erin Lopez, Andrew Crews and Mike Crews; 19 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.

Jane is preceded in death by two husbands, Ralph William Minnick and Floyd Henry Crews; two sisters, Ruth and Frances; two brothers, Robert and James; and one step-son, Hank Crews, Jr.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Agape Hospice Care of S.C. or Good Samaritan UMC of Lake Wylie, S.C. They may be sent in care of Arnold Funeral Home, 425 S. Jefferson, Mexico, MO 65265.

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