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David Nixon Croft

October 28, 2011

David Nixon Croft

David Nixon Croft, age 72, passed away, Friday, Oct. 28, 2011. at his home in Cedar Bluff.
David Nixon Croft was born March 10, 1939, in Noxubee County, to the late Lula Belle Bledsoe and Edgar Agnew Croft. David Nixon Croft was employed with Bryan Foods as a truck driver for 7 years, then with Babcock & Wilcox Co. as a "B" Fitter for 25 years. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church in West Point. David Nixon Croft married Nona Beth Noblin Croft March 11, 1961, in Reform, Ala
Funeral services are Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, at 3:30 p.m. from Calvert Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Sarah Windam officiating, assisted by Chaplain Betty Wyatt. Burial will follow in Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery in Cedar Bluff. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include; wife Nona Beth Noblin Croft of Cedar Bluff; two sons: David Rex Croft (Susan) of Cedar Bluff, Michael "Mike" Croft of Caledonia; two grandchildren: Caitlyn Faith Croft and Steven Rex Croft; one brother, Charles Warren Croft of Hattiesburg. Those preceding David Nixon Croft in death were his two brothers: Eugene Croft and Aubrey Croft
Pallbearers are Bill Tribble, Andy Tribble, Jimmy Donahoo, Butch Blake, Ricky Blake, Marion "Boodro" Marsac, Richard Ramsey, and Floyd Bell.
Honorary pallbearers are Peyton Petty, Lawerence Frye, former co-workers Bryan and at Babcock & Wilcox, and all
friends and relatives.
Memorials may be made to Christ United Methodist Church, 1230 Oak Drive, West Point, MS 39773 or to Cedar Bluff Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery, c/o Mrs. Anna Sims, 911 Henryville Road, Cedar Bluff, MS 39741.
Visitation is today, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, from 2 - 3:30 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home.
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