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Michael Earnest Crabtree, 47, of Partlow passed away Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, in Ben Bolt, Texas.
Michael was born Sept. 28, 1965, in Fredericksburg, the son of Floyd Woodrow and Savilia Ann Crabtree of Partlow.
Michael is survived by his parents; wife Terri Crabtree of Ben Bolt; five sons, Michael Crabtree and wife Megan of Stafford County, Jesse and Matthew Crabtree of Spotsylvania County and Taylor Crabtree and Hunter Crabtree, both of the home in Ben Bolt; two granddaughters; two grandsons; sisters Debbie Minter and husband Danny and Kathy Staples and husband Brian, all of Spotsylvania, and Tina Smith of Louisa County; a close nephew, John Crabtree; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family will hold a memorial service to celebrate Michael's life at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, at the Upper Caroline Volunteer Fire Deparment, 12581 Stonewall Jackson Road, Woodford, Va. 22580, with Mildred Mabe officiating. Dress will be casual.
In lieu of flowers, the family will be accepting donations at the firehouse to offset the memorial fees.