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Pauline L. Cribb
Pauline L. Cribb

Pauline L. Cribb, 80, died on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 at Autumn Care of Myrtle Grove.

Pauline is survived by her husband, Sherwin Cribb; one son, Alan Cribb (Diana); two brothers, Russell and Wade Lupo; and Florena Fields, who was placed with the Cribb family for safekeeping at an early age.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 11 at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 12 at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park.

Pauline was a registered nurse for over 20 years. She was a loving individual who gave openly and compassionately of herself to others. She will be missed by those who knew and loved her, but mostly by her husband of “a blessed and perfect 60 years.”

The family would like to offer thanks to the staff of Autumn Care of Myrtle Grove and Lower Cape Fear Hospice for the compassionate care and affection shown to the Cribb family.

Flowers are welcome or memorial donations may be offered in Pauline’s name to The Boys and Girls Club of Lake Waccamaw, PO Box 127, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Coble Ward-Smith.
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