Frances (Kimble) Crites, 87, of Petersburg, W.Va., passed away Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, at Grant Memorial Hospital, Petersburg.

Born in Grant County, she was the daughter of the late Miles Perry Kimble and Cora Louise (Hise) Kimble.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin D. Crites in 1988; two sisters, three brothers, four half sisters,  two half  brothers and one son-in-law.

Frances is survived by one daughter, Nancy Lorenz of Petersburg; two grandchildren, Linda and Clinton Ray Kimble and Elaine and  Ernest  Wratchford; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Wilma Lee Haggerty of Keyser, W.Va.; two brothers, Roger and Bobby Kimble; and numerous nieces and nephews.

All services will be private and inurnment will be in the Maple Hill Cemetery, Petersburg.

Arrangements are by Schaeffer Funeral Home, Petersburg. Condolences to the family may be left at