Robert Dean “Bobby” Crites, age 73, of Rig, WV passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020 at Grant Rehabilitation and Care Center in Petersburg, WV.
Bobby was born May 25, 1946 in Rig, WV and was a son of the late Lemuel James Crites and Ada Vernie (Baldwin) Crites.
In addition to his parents, Bobby was preceded in death by five brothers, Tommie Crites, Wardney Crites, Lucky Crites, Harvey Crites and Jackie Crites; two sisters, Delphia Ours and Betty Crites.
Bobby is survived by one brother, Roger D. Crites and wife Arlene of Moorefield, WV; two sisters, his twin sister, Josephine Crites and husband Albert of Fisher, WV and Mary Pratt of Moorefield, WV and several nieces and nephews.
Bobby was caretaker of the Critestown Cemetery for several years. He was the No. l Ring hanger for South Branch Valley Jousting Club. Bobby was a member of Rig Assembly of God Church where he received awards for perfect attandance for several years.
Bobby's family would like to thank the staff and employees of Grant Rehabiliation and Care Center for their special care given to Bobby.
Due to the present health concerns, there will be no public visitation. All services and interment will be private.
A Celebration of Life service will be scheduled at a later date.
Memorials in memory of Bobby may be made to Grant Rehabilitation and Care Center, 127 Early Avenue, Petersburg, WV 26847 orf Rig Assembly of God Church, 10 Queens Drive, Moorefield, WV 26836.
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