NEWARK: A funeral service for Gladys Lucy (Miller James) Crist, age 93, of Newark, Ohio will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 1, at the Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service
Burial will take place in Highland Cemetery.
Mrs. Crist passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Autumn Care Center of Newark, Ohio.
She was born October 19, 1919 in Glenford, Ohio (Perry County) to the late John and Elizabeth (Dupler) Miller.
Mrs. Crist worked for a nursing home in Rushville, Ohio for several years.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Newark and the North Star Lodge Order of the Eastern Star.
She is survived by three sons, James Paul James and Dennis (Sharon) James, both of Newark,Ohio, and Gary James of Alaska; daughter, Roberta Grunedl of Colorado; ten grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; brother, Paul Miller of New Lexington, Ohio; sister, Doris Decot of Jacksonville, FL.; sister-in-law, Audrey Miller of Somerset, Ohio; and seventeen nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Denzil James and Virgil Crist; and a son, Roger James.
Friends may call from 1-5 p.m. on Thursday, January 31, at the funeral home, 59 North Fifth Street, Newark, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 88 North Fifth Street, Newark, OH 43055.
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