In Memory Of

Cripps, Carmela M. Bianchi who passed away on 5/17/2013 at the age of 88

Carmela Marie CrippsCarmela Marie Cripps, 86, of Cardamon Drive, Virginia Beach, VA, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2013. Born in New Jersey, she was the widow of Gentry S. Cripps.

She was a long-time member and nurse at St. Pius X Catholic Church. She was a competitive Bingo player, a diehard Redskins fan, an avid bowler and a member of the Navy Nurse Corps Association (N.N.C.A.). 

Carmela is survived by her daughter, Carolyn Davis and husband Ralph B. Davis, Jr.; son, Charles Scott Cripps; grandchildren, Ralph "Sonny" Davis III and wife Morgan Rezac, Callah Cripps Davis and boyfriend Brandon Terkeltaub, and Courtney Katherine Cripps; and her mother, Sharon Elizabeth Thompson.