Myers-Reed Chapel


Shirley Ann Crabtree

December 17, 1942January 7, 2021

Shirley Ann Crabtree, 78, of Columbus passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021, at Willow Crossing Health Care. Shirley was born December 17, 1942 in Kentucky, the daughter of Stanley and Lena Redmon Lacefield. For many years she was a waitress for Holiday Inn and Dutch Pantry. She is survived by daughter, Trish Sidebottom of Columbus; son, Dale (Betty) Crabtree of Columbus; siblings, Bill (Linda) Lacefield, Bob (Debbie) Lacefield, Art Lacefield, Juanita Ellis and Pam (Barry) Hash; grandchildren, Ronald Allen, Derek Lee, Aaron Paul and Alexis Nichole Crabtree; great grandchildren, Landon, Emery and Austin K. Crabtree, Haleigh R. Holwager and Mackenzie S. Hill. Preceded in death by parents; siblings, George, Mike, Mary, Betty and Kay. A graveside service will be conducted Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at Garland Brook Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Online condolences may sent to the family at Myers~Reed on 25th Street is in charge of arrangements.


  • Trish Sidebottom, Daughter
  • Dale (Betty) Crabtree, Son
  • Bill (Linda) Lacefield, Brother
  • Bob (Debbie) Lacefield, Brother
  • Art Lacefield, Brother
  • Juanita Ellis, Sister
  • Pam (Barry) Hash, Sister
  • Kristy Ann Hill, Grandchild
  • Ronald Allen Crabtree, Grandchild
  • Derek Lee Crabtree, Grandchild
  • Aaron Paul Crabtree, Grandchild
  • Alexis Nichole Crabtree, Grandchild
  • Landon Crabtree, Great Grandchild
  • Emery Crabtree, Great Grandchild
  • Austin K. Crabtree, Great Grandchild
  • Haleigh R. Holwager, Great Grandchild
  • Mackenzie S. Hill, Great Grandchild


  • Graveside Service

    Tuesday, January 12, 2021


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Misty Dunn(Chapman)

January 14, 2021

I'm gonna miss that TUFF OLE BIRD, she loved Tennessee an BINGO . LOL tell we meet again.

Betty Crabtree

January 9, 2021

Shirley has been in my family for 17 years..i love her she was a strong woman and we love her she will be sadly missed..

Tonya Jackson

January 7, 2021

Dale and family,

I’m sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers to you all.

Deb Meier

January 7, 2021

Trish, Dale and family. I am so sorry for your loss. Shirley was very much loved and cared for. I only had the pleasure of seeing her a couple of times, but she left the impression she was a strong woman and very lovable. My prayers are with you all.