Lonnie "Ben" Crisp Jr.

August 15, 1956 - March 20, 2017

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Lonnie "Ben" Crisp, Jr.
Ben Crisp age 60 a resident of 601 Ball Road, Washington, NC died Monday, March 20, 2017 at Vidant Medical Center.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00pm Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Snowd Branch Church of God officiated by Pastor Jack Holloman and Pastor Jerry Waters. The family will receive friends prior to the service at 1:00pm and other times at the home.
Ben was born in Beaufort County on August 15, 1956 the son of the late Lonnie Bell Crisp and Susie Pearl Crisp. On March 12, 1976 he married the love of his life Ruby Mae Moore. Through the years he worked for River City Construction, Dixie Lawn Service, and Britt Mowing Service until his retirement due to his health. Ben enjoyed hunting, fishing, and gardening. He had a great love for his wife and family, and especially enjoyed the time he spent with "Grandaddy's Little Man" his grandson, little Bobby.
Along with his wife Ruby, he is survived by two sons, L.B. Crisp III and Bobby Lee Crisp and wife Christina, both of Washington, three sisters, Barbara Crisp Daniels of Chocowinity, Denise Crisp, and Ellen Crisp Canela both of Washington, two brothers, John Robert Crisp and wife April of Pinetown and Gregory Thomas Crisp of Chocowinity and two grandchildren, Kyleigh Rae Crisp, and Bobby Lee Crisp II.

You may share a memory with the family by visiting www.josephpaulfdl.com

Joseph B. Paul, Jr. Funeral Director Licensee of Washington is serving the Crisp family.

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Memorial Service

Saturday, March 25, 2017
2:00 PM

Snowd Branch Church of God - Directions
3283 VOA Road
Washington, NC 27889

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Snowd Branch Church of God - Directions
3283 VOA Road, Washington, NC 27889   T:252-946-8982
  • Saturday, March 25, 2017
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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  • March 26, 2017
    Shirley Arteaga says:
    My deepest sympathy for you all. This is a horrible time in you all life I know. I pray that day day your pain will hurt a little less and that isn't easily done. I n a time like this nothing I say will really help. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. That I love. God bless you all.

  • March 25, 2017
    Debra says:
    Prayers for Ben's Family and Friends He will Truly Be Missed. God Bless and Comfort you all during this Time of Loss.

  • March 25, 2017
    Brenda Kirkman Johnson says:
    So sorry for your loss. Ruby prayers for you and family

  • March 25, 2017
    Joel Moore says:
    Thinking of you and are sorry for your loss.
    Joel and Glenda Moore

  • March 25, 2017
    Jacqueline says:
    Ben was a kind and gentle man. I will miss our weekly phone calls. Even when Ben was sick he was still always there to encourage me and lift me up when I was down. I have so many wonderful memories with Ben. Dairy palace coffee, music in the streets, cheeseburgers at King Chicken, Friday night hotdogs at Sheetz, going to spot light for deer on the country roads, taking me to church, cooking on the grill, sitting on the porch drinking coffee at sunset, riding around in his truck and listening to old music hits. Ben truly made my life special. I have been blessed to be apart of your family and to have such wonderful friends. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  • March 24, 2017
    Danny Asby says:
    My prayers are for all of You

  • March 24, 2017
    johnny sadler says:
    johnny sadler

  • March 24, 2017
    Nell Toler says:
    "Ruby and family so very sorry for the passing of Ben. May God give you all peace and comfort during this time.

  • March 24, 2017
    Sheri Benedetto says:
    Ruby, I am so sorry for your loss. Words can not express what you are feeling.
    You are in our prayers, and we are sending hugs. With lots of love.

  • March 24, 2017
    Karen hodges and beaver woolard Hodges says:
    So sorry for your loss ben was a wonderful guy and will be missed

  • March 23, 2017
    Delores Warren Hall says:
    I am so sorry for the loss of your husband. Please know you & your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • March 23, 2017
    Wm. Dwight Waters says:
    So sorry for your loss. It was always a pleasure to share the past with Ben. Great times.

  • March 23, 2017
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  • March 23, 2017
    Else H. R. Edwards says:
    May your memories give you comfort

  • March 23, 2017
    Kenny Jones says:
    RIP Mr Ben Crisp you will be missed , condolences to the family.

  • March 23, 2017
    Willene Brinn says:
    I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Praying for peace and comfort for your family.

  • March 22, 2017
    Misty Ingalls-perez says:
    Mrs. Ruby, LB, Bobby, and family... My thoughts and prayers are with you all in this difficult time. Mr. Ben was a good man, I always thought alot of him. God rest his soul & May he rest in peace with no more pain.

  • March 22, 2017
    Johnny,Diane Leggett says:
    Ruby and Family, God Bless You and Give You Strength

  • March 22, 2017
    Judy Beacham says:
    My thoughts and prayers are with you Ruby and all of Ben's family .