April 26, 2013
Jacqueline Harness Crabtree, 82
Jacqueline Harness Crabtree, 82, of West Portsmouth, died Friday, April 26, 2013, at SOMC Hospice. She was born Nov. 9, 1930, in Portsmouth, a daughter of the late Lowell Norman and Nell Dodds Harness.
Jackie was a retired, licensed practical nurse in the Ultrasound Lab at Southern Ohio Medical Center for 31 years, and was a 1948 Valley High School graduate.
She is survived by her husband, Carl Crabtree whom she married March 19, 1999, in Portsmouth; two step sons, Kermit Crabtree of Moreno Valley, Calif., and Kerry Crabtree of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.; one step daughter, Margo McDonald of Perris, Calif.; one grandson, Will McDonald; one sister, Joye Risner of Wakefield; two nephews, Matthew and Ray Risner, Jr. of Piketon; a special niece, Diana Payton of Piketon; and a special great niece, Brianna Montgomery.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, Johnny Harness, and her niece, Patty Risner Montgomery.
Funeral services will be conducted at noon, Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville with Peter Michael officiating. Burial will follow in Lucasville Cemetery. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday and an hour before the funeral on Tuesday.