Roland Thomas "Buck" Crabtree, 72

October 03, 2009

NOV. 19, 1936-SEPT. 30, 2009

Roland Thomas "Buck" Crabtree, 72, of Potomac Avenue, Hagerstown, died Sept. 30, 2009, at his home.

Born Nov. 19, 1936, in Oldtown, Md., he was the son of the late Lee Arthur and Mary Ellen Gillium Crabtree.

He served in the U.S. Army from 1959 to 1962.

He was previously employed with North Bay Distributors, and more recently with Turner Transportation and Miller Transportation.

He is survived by two daughters, Diane M. Kline of Hagerstown and Serena J. Johnikin of Keedysville; three sons, Brian L. Crabtree of Fairfield, Pa., Steven L. Crabtree of Williamsport and Roland T. "RT" Crabtree Jr. of Boonsboro; one sister, Betty Smoke Hoffman of Pigeon Forge, Tenn.; six grandchildren, Ryan A. Crabtree, Paul M. Krot IV, Blaise S. Sweeney, Steven C. Owens Jr., Brayden T. Crabtree and Brynley C. Crabtree.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Eldrige Lee Crabtree.


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