Mr. Jimmy B. Crosby, age 66, of the Wheel Community of Bedford County, died Thursday, August 23, 2012 in Shelbyville, TN. Mr. Crosby was born in Brantley County, GA and was a son of the late Melvin Barnwell and Chan Josephine Crosby. He was a diesel mechanic and farmer and was a member of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church. Mr. Crosby was preceded in death by a grandson, Jimmy Carroll.
Mr. Crosby is survived by his wife, Peggy Crosby; children, Robin (Teddie) Haskins, Vickie Carroll (Brian Harmon), Duffy Crosby, Cameron Crosby, and Kelly Renee (Michael) Perryman; grandchildren, Ginger Haskins, Savannah Crosby, Dakota Ponder, Brittney Carroll, Salem Haskins, Gus Ponder, Kiylin Perryman, and Grace Perryman; sister, Barbara Erdmier; sister-in-law, Barbara Kirkland, and brother-in-law, Jimmy Lane.
Visitation will be Sunday, August 26, 2012 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be conducted on Monday, August 27, 2012 at 11:00 am from the Lawrence Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Pleasant Valley Cemetery. Family will serve as pallbearers.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233, www.lawrencefuneral.net in charge of arrangements.