James Crump died of natural causes at 5 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at his home in Cadiz.
He was born on Sept. 12, 1933, in Trigg County to Buckner Crump and Thelma Wilson Crump.
He was a member of Montgomery Elizabeth Baptist Church where he was a deacon. James retired from Rogers Group and was a farmer.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Aprilene Wester Crump.
He is survived by brothers George Crump (and wife Hilda) and Harrison Crump, all of Cadiz; sisters Jane Ruffin (and husband Lonnie) of Hopkinsville, Maggie Crump and Annie Wilford (and husband Edmond), all of Cadiz; one daughter, Teresa Sanders (and husband Johnny) of Hopkinsville; step-son James Wester (and wife Barbara) of Hopkinsville; and several grandchildren and one great-grandchild.