EAST PRAIRIE - Hazel Dare Crisel, 92, died at 8:40 a.m. Jan. 1, 2008, at the East Prairie Nursing Center.
Born Feb. 14, 1915, in Camden, Tenn., to the late Joseph N. and Delia Herrin Bain, she lived most of her life East Prairie, where she was a member of the First Baptist Church.
On Dec. 16, 1939, in Charleston, she married John Fines "Fink" Crisel, who preceded her in death on Jan. 19, 1979.
Also preceding her in death were: one daughter, Erma Williford; two brothers, Ralph Bain and Blaine Bain; two sisters, Swanhilda Bain and Mildred Carver; and one grandson, Terry Williford.
Survivors include: one sister, Trudean Cole of Ypsilanti, Mich.; two grandsons, Mark Mars and John Joe Williford of East Prairie; five great-grandchildren, Dustin Williford, Kaleb Williford, Tyler Williford and Michael Jones of East Prairie and Melissa Yarbrough of Kewanee; and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie where services are scheduled for 1 p.m. George White will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Dogwood Cemetery.