Teddy Wayne Crye


Teddy Wayne "T. Wayne" Crye, 76, a resident of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2021, in a Chattanooga hospital.

He was the son of the late Ted and Barshie Gibbons Crye. He was also preceded in

death by his grandparents, John and Mary Gibbons, and Greenville and Maude


Teddy retired from Tennessee Valley Authority in 2015. He was a member of the

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers for 55 years.

He was of the Church of God faith. He had attended the Ocoee Church of God in


Survivors include his loving and devoted wife of 58 years, Suzanne Crye; daughters: Lisa and Carla; along with extended family and friends.

The Remembrance of Life Service will be conducted on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at 3 p.m. at the Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, North Ocoee Chapel, with Bishop Mike Whitmire officiating. Interment will follow in the Sunset Memorial Gardens with family and friends serving as casket bearers.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

You may share your condolences and your memories with the Crye family at

For family and friends who cannot attend the service, you may watch the service via live stream at



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