Christopher “Chris” Tholie Crews, 21, of Sanderson died February 27, 2012. Mr. Crews was born in Orange Park and resided in Baxter all of his life. He was employed with the Columbia Correctional Facility in Lake City. He loved fishing, landscaping and gardening. Mr. Crews was a graduate of the Baker County High School Class of 2009 and was a member of the Baxter Church of God.
Survivors include parents Kenneth and Patricia Crews of Baxter; wife Michelle Ashley Crews of Baxter; maternal grandfather Rayford Rayburn of Payson, AZ and his maternal grandmother Barbara Johnson of Taylor; sister Melissa Crews of Baxter; brothers Ricky Rayburn, Stephen Crews and Forest Crews, all of Baxter.
The funeral service for Mr. Crews will be conducted Thursday, March 1 at 11 am at the Macclenny Church of God with the Rev. Shannon Conner officiating. Interment will follow at North Prong Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 – 8 pm at Guerry Funeral Home in Macclenny.