Obituary of Marjorie Rea Crowder
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Marjorie graduated in 1949 from the Lynchburg General Hospital School of Nursing and practiced as a Registered Nurse for several years until starting a family after her marriage to Dr. Crowder on December 31, 1949.
She is survived by her three sons, Robert V. Crowder III (Anita), Richard Rea Crowder (Debra) and Bruce Campbell Crowder (Anne), as well as by seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
Marjorie was formerly active in the Lynchburg Garden Club. Over the years, she adopted a number of cats from off the streets, whom she dearly loved.
" Marge" was a natural athlete in her youth and took up tennis in the mid 1960s, becoming a prominent area player in the 1970s. She won women's titles in the City, Boonsboro Club and Oakwood Club tournaments numerous times. She was highly ranked in both
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"I will lift up mine eyes into the hills, from whence cometh my help.
My help cometh from the LORD, which made heaven and earth."
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