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Obituary for Rita Joyce Crites

Cumberland, MD – Rita Joyce Crites, 80, of Cumberland, MD, passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

Born August 21, 1937, in Cumberland, MD, Mrs. Crites was the daughter of the late Okey Thomas Kenney and Bessie May (Oglesbe) Kenney. She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter: Theresa Joyce Edwards.

A homemaker, Rita enjoyed yard sales, flea markets, bingo, and, most importantly, spending time with her grandchildren.

Rita is survived by her daughter: Linda Scarlett and husband, Jim, Pinto, MD; and her sisters: Virginia Nazelrod, Cumberland, MD; and Frances Hughes, Chestertown, MD. She also leaves behind her grandchildren: Shawn, Tiffany, and Christopher Edwards; and Jason Scarlett; her great grandchildren: Tyler, Seth, Malachi, Alexis, Mia, Lee, Lane, and Carter; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur Street, Cumberland, MD, on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at 1:00 P.M., with Reverend David Dayhoff officiating. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service.


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Saturday

21

Oct

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Adams Family Funeral Home

404 Decatur Street
Cumberland, MD 21502

Funeral Service

Saturday

21

Oct

1:00 PM
Adams Family Funeral Home

404 Decatur Street
Cumberland, MD 21502

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