Mr. Victor Worth Crosby, 100, of Statesville, N.C., died Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at Autumn Care of Statesville. He was born May 1, 1919, in Hamilton County, Iowa, and was a son of the late William Herbert Crosby and Grace McConnell Crosby. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Ruth Carolyne Alexander Crosby.
Mr. Crosby was a retired farmer and enjoyed genealogy, travel, dancing and games.
Survivors include his wife, the former Esther Austin Galliher; two sons, Adrian Crosby (Gwen) and Erik Crosby (Lona); a daughter, Carolyn Crosby Allen (Danny); and step-children, Dennis, Randy, and Carlton Galliher, Deborah Fox and Shirley Black. Also surviving are 22 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Services celebrating Mr. Crosby’s life will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 15, 2019, at Nicholson Funeral Home with Rev. Jeremy Fox and Rev. Darren Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. prior to the service.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.nicholsonfunerals.com. Memorials may be given to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Nicholson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.