Margaret “Marni” Elizabeth Crutchfield age 63 passed away Sunday, December 30, 2018. She was born September 6, 1955, in LaFollette to the late Jim Louis and Julia Agee Card Crutchfield. Marni graduated from LaFollette High School and East Tennessee State University as well as Tennessee Tech University with a degree in Administration. Marni was a cheerleader sponsor, directed the county tag program, as well as other numerous activities. One of Marni’s greatest pleasures was socializing with her many friends and family. She was loving, funny, and the life of the party. Son Ben said “I am so thankful and glad that I had the funniest, Coolest Mom anyone could ever have. We had a good time.” Marni was preceded in death by her Parents.
Survivors: Son, Ben Shirley of Caryville; Brother, David Crutchfield of LaFollette, and Nephew, J. D. Crutchfield, and several other relatives and friends.
Celebration of Life Service Thursday, January 3, 2019, at LaFollette United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Chris Stanfield officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 P.M. before services. Online condolences for Marni may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Margaret “Marni” Elizabeth Crutchfield.