LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Mrs. Lizzie Mae Crook, 85, of Soap Creek Lodge Road, died Wednesday, December 12, 2001, at University Hospital. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 14, 2001, at 3 p.m., at Pine Grove United Methodist Church with Rev. Mary Godbee officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Crook was born in Lincoln County on April 13, 1916, a daughter of the late Jeff and Fannie Mae Holcomb. She was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin Tillman Crook. She was a retired supervisor from the garment manufacturing industry. Survivors include daughters, Julia C. Price, Barbara C. Baker both of Lincolnton, Georgette C. Ezell, Clinton, Conn.; son, Benjamin R. Crook, Lincolnton; sisters, Maggie Ellison, North Augusta, Dollie Aycock, Lincolnton, Ruby Crook, Abbeville; brother, Julian Holcomb, Union Point, Ga.; 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Beggs Funeral Home 200 May Avenue, Lincolnton, GA 30817.
The Augusta Chronicle December 14, 2001