Pastor Michael C. Crabtree, age 55, of Jackson, passed away on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 as the result of a traffic accident. He was born in Dayton, Ohio on May 8, 1963 to the late Estel I. “Doc” and Menzie (DeLong) Crabtree.
Mike is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Vicki L. (Potter) Crabtree; his son, Ryan T. Stafford; daughters: Autumn D. and Angelle L. Crabtree; grandchildren: Blake and Carlie Stafford; a brother, Wayne E. Crabtree and a sister, Linda S. Crabtree. Also surviving are nephews, Mark and Matthew Crabtree, along with several great-nieces and nephews.
Mike was a dispatcher for 30 years with Austin Powder Company and was Pastor of the Abundant Life Worship Center of Jackson. He loved serving God. He also loved spending time with both his family and his church family. He never met a stranger and was a friend to everyone. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and his beagle dogs.
Funeral services will be held at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 4, with Pastor Tom Peters officiating. Burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, May 3 from 4 to 8 p.m. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mayhew-brownfuneralhome.com