Wednesday, March 01, 2017 - Updated: 9:12 AM
Graveside services for Ella Mae Crump, 87, of Hardin, were held Friday, February 24, 2017 at Ferguson Springs Cemetery with The Reverend Elijah Balentine officiating. Arrangements were handled by the Collier Funeral Home, 211 West 5th St., Benton, KY 42025.
Mrs. Ella Mae Crump passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at Towne Squire Care, Puryear, Tenn.
She was born Tuesday, February 4, 1930 in Golden Pond, KY, the daughter of the late Ned Jones and the late Elsie (Higgins) Joyce.
She was a member of Ferguson Springs Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school for 45 years. She owned and operated the Aurora Ashland Service Station.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Zelner "Earl" Crump"; step-father, Thelbert Joyce; half-brother, Tony Joyce; and sister, Katherine Balentine.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Ferguson Springs Cemetery Fund c/o Lunell Litchfield, 14347 US Hwy 68 E, Hardin, KY 42048.