Wesley Ray Crystal

April 7, 1946 ~ June 6, 2022 (age 76)


Wesley Ray Crystal, 76, of Shellman Bluff passed away the morning of June 6, 2022 in the care of Hospice of the Golden Isles.

Wesley was born April 7,1946 to the late Odeta M. Rider. His love for baseball led him to the opportunity to coach and mentor young people for many years. Wes is now rejoicing with his wife in Heaven. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Linda Crystal; his mother, Odeta Rider; his brothers, Mike Rider and Jack Rider and his sister, Grace Ann”Dodi” Roark. He will be truly missed by many.

Wes is survived by his children, Karen Burriss (Tracy) of Shellman Bluff and Wesley Crystal (Chrissy) of Ludowici; his grandsons, Jonathan Gould, Evan Crystal and Allen Crystal; his granddaughter, Kaleigh Gould; his sisters, Susan Bourgeois (Tom) of Alabama and Linda Rostrom of Massachusetts and numerous nieces, nephews and in-laws.

Services are private.

Thomas L. Carter Funeral Home is handling arrangements.


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