Lucille Crews (1903 - 1987)

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Panama City, Bay County, Florida

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Barbara Kaye Crews

Barbara Kaye Crews

Ruby (Vaughn) Crews

Ruby (Vaughn) Crews

Eudora (Tyner) Vaughn

Eudora (Tyner) Vaughn

Jimmy Charles Crews

Jimmy Charles Crews

Jimmy Charles Crews

Jimmy Charles Crews

Jimmy Charles Crews

Jimmy Charles Crews

Linnie B Crews

Linnie B Crews

Great Aunt Laura

Great Aunt Laura

Young Jack Crews

Young Jack Crews

Grandpa & Grandma Crews

Grandpa & Grandma Crews

Myrtle Beach Inn

Myrtle Beach Inn

Homes of Unknown Families in Greensboro, NC

Homes of Unknown Families in Greensboro, NC

Elm and Market Sts.

Elm and Market Sts.

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Boyscouts Barbara Kaye Crews Ruby (Vaughn) Crews Eudora (Tyner) Vaughn

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1903 - In the year that Lucille Crews was born, the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

1917 - By the time she was only 14 years old, it is believed that a worldwide influenza pandemic began in Asia. By 1920, it is estimated that 50 - 100 million died throughout the world (3 - 5% of the population). In the U.S. alone, 500,000 perished from what came to be called the Spanish Flu or the 1918 flu.

1920 - By the time she was 17 years old, on January 1, over 6000 people were arrested and put in prison because they were suspected of being communists. . Many had to be released in a few weeks and only 3 guns were found in their homes. The U.S. Department of Justice "red hunt" netted thousands of "radicals" and suspected "communists" and aliens were deported. But the "hunt" ended after Attorney General Palmer forecast a massive radical uprising on May Day and the day passed without incident.

1940 - By the time she was 37 years old, in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

1987 - In the year of Lucille Crews's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Lucille Crews passed away in February 1987 at 83 years old. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on August 3, 1903. We are unaware of information about Lucille's family. We know that Lucille Crews had been residing in Panama City, Bay County, Florida.

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