January 19, 1965
Funeral services will be held at 1pm Wednesday at First Baptist Church, North King St., Hampton, for Willie Criss, Negro, of 30 Union St., who died Saturday after a short illness.
The body will be taken to the church at noon.
Officiating will be the Rev. James E. Thomas III, pastor of the church. Burial will be in Carver Memorial Park.
A member of Hampton Royal Lodge 84, AF&AM, he is survived by his wife, Mrs. Hattie Criss; and three sisters, Mrs. Alice Neal of Richmond, Mrs. Maggie Covington, Burlington, NC, and Mrs. Ethel Criss, New York City.