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Mrs. Lorene Cribbs

September 16, 1929 — May 15, 2017

-Savannah- Mrs. Lorene Cribbs, 87, passed away Monday, May 15, 2017, at her sister's residence.

Mrs. Cribbs was born in Claxton, Georgia on September 16, 1929 to Manson and Vonnie Hendricks. She was a homemaker and a member of Elam Egypt Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Joe Cribbs, Sr.; son, Joe Cribbs, Jr.; brothers, Terrell Hendricks and Edwin Hendricks; and step-mom, Ginnie Hendricks.

Survivors include: her daughters, Barbara Cribbs of Savannah and Vickie Holland (David) of Stillwell, KS; sisters, Nedra Messex of Savannah and Dorothy McBride of Pooler; grandchildren, Barbra Canady (Byron), Karen Jones (Trevor), Eric Holland, Faith Garrett, Jamie Cribbs; and great-grandchildren, Joel Canady, Chance Canady, Sarah Jones, Katie Jones and Easton Knox.

Visitation will be held at Riggs Funeral Home on Friday, May 19, 2017, from 4 - 6 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 20, 2017, in the chapel of the funeral home with burial to follow in the Foy Cemetery at Elam Egypt.

Memorial Contributions may be made in Memory of Mrs. Edith to Hospice Savannah, P.O. Box 13190, Savannah GA 31416 or to Elam-Egypt Baptist Church, 2166 Egypt Ardmore Road, Guyton, Georgia 31312.

Riggs Funeral Home Guyton, Georgia

Previous Events

Friday, May 19, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Riggs Funeral Home

1979 Hwy 119 S
Guyton, GA 31312

Saturday, May 20, 2017
10:00 AM
Riggs Funeral Home

1979 Hwy 119 S
Guyton, GA 31312

Cemetery Details


Foy Cemetery at Elam Egypt

George Hurst Road
Guyton, Georgia 31312

Memorial Contribution

Hospice Savannah
P.O. Box 13190
Savannah, Georgia 31416
Elam Egypt Baptist Church
184 5th Street
Guyton, Georgia 31312
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