Elbert Crum

Obituary of Elbert Alfred Crum

Elbert Alfred Crum, age 84, passed away at home surrounded by family on Friday, June 10, 2022 in Licking, Missouri. Elbert was born October 2, 1937 in Raymondville to Hershel Elbert Crum and Juanita (Hubbs) Crum. He married Joyce Evaline (Floyd) Crum on March 8, 1958 and together they share three children and a lifetime of memories. Elbert was preceded in death by his parents, Hershel and Juanita Crum; four sisters, Pearl Belgard, Alpha Davis, Nadine Chambers, and Marjorie Garrison; three brothers, Donald Crum, Lloyd Crum, and Robert (Bob) Crum. He is survived by his wife, Joyce Crum; daughter, Beverly (Michael) Cooper; son, Michael (Melodia) Crum; son, Keith (Bobbie) Crum; six grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; as well as a host of family members, nieces, nephews, and friends. Elbert made his home in Licking, Missouri and raised his family with the love of his life, Joyce. He was admired and respected in the community. He was loved by all who knew him. He worked as an automotive mechanic and had the ability to fix anything. If you have a problem with a car, “Just ask Elbert”. Elbert was considered a “Jack of all trades” and “Master of everything”. He never met a stranger and would lend a helping hand when needed. You always got a smile when you met him and a laugh when you said goodbye. Throughout the years he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Some of his favorite pastimes were fishing, camping, archery, flying model airplanes, making homemade ice cream, riding motorcycles, and four wheelers. A funeral service for Elbert will take place Monday, June 13, 2022 at 1:00 PM at Fox Funeral Home, 128 S. Main St., Licking, MO. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the services, beginning at 12:00 PM at the Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Boone Creek Cemetery. Donations may be made to Three Rivers Hospice in memory of Elbert.
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Monday
13
June

Visitation

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Monday, June 13, 2022
Fox Chapel
128 S Main St
Licking, Missouri, United States
573-674-2293
Monday
13
June

Funeral Service

1:00 pm
Monday, June 13, 2022
Fox Chapel
128 S Main St
Licking, Missouri, United States
573-674-2293
Monday
13
June

Interment

2:00 pm
Monday, June 13, 2022
Boone Creek Cemetery
Hwy 137 S
Licking, Missouri, United States
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