Obituary: Joan Gilbert Crossley

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Joan Gilbert Crossley, age 92, of Pinedale, died February 18, 2023. Joan was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was a passionate animal lover, including cats, dogs, raccoons, birds, deer, sandhill cranes and moose. Joan was an excellent homemaker who enjoyed cooking and caring for her husband, children and pets. She was a former member of Pinedale Fine Arts Council and the League of Women Voters, as well as volunteering in her community as an election judge, census taker and hospital volunteer.   
Joan was preceded in death by her parents, James Gilbert and Marion Electa Buffum Gilbert. 
She is survived by her husband of 70 years, Robert Jerome Crossley; children, Robert James Crossley, William Allen Crossley and Judith Crossley Mueller; grandchildren, Nathan Crossley, Colin Crossley and wife Swathi, Hannah Crossley, Austin Crossley, Eric Mueller and Kyle Mueller. No public services will be held. Click Funeral Home, 109 Walnut Street, Lenoir City, TN, is serving the Crossley family.