Curtis L. Craps


Leesville — Graveside service for Curtis Lamar Craps, 67, will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 10, 2023 at Cedar Grove Lutheran Church Cemetery with the Rev. Kevin Ogilvie officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2023 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Barr-Price Funeral Home and Crematorium, Historic B-L Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Babcock Center P.O. Box 4389 West Columbia, SC 29171.

Mr. Curtis passed away Saturday evening, Nov. 4, 2023. Born in Leesville on December 11, 1955, he was the son of the late Orel Verley and Ola Katherine Amick Craps. He was a member of Cedar Grove Lutheran Church and enjoyed his time working in the woodshop at the Babcock Center in Columbia for over 30 years. Curtis loved driving tractors in his early years, talking about Ford vehicles, “talking” with people, and spending his Saturdays and Holidays with his family.

Surviving include his brother, Eddie S. (Jackie) Craps; sisters, Emily E. “Libby” Corley, Rachel Marie Risinger (Clinton) Parnell, Katherine C. Sherrod, and many nephews and nieces.

He was predeceased by his brother, Everette S. Craps.