David Dwain Cribbs


David Dwain Cribbs, 48 of Norman, Oklahoma passed away peacefully on May 1, 2019, with family by his side. He was born on January 28, 1971 to Ronald and Sheila (Petkoff) Cribbs in Hobart, Oklahoma. David lived most of his life in Norman, Oklahoma. He attended the Norman Day School for Handicapped Children where he met his first teacher Mrs. Jean Roots. He went on to attend special ed. classes in the Norman Public Schools for the remainder of his education. David had a deep and hearty laugh and loved playing pranks on others. He loved to swim and enjoyed being with family and friends. He brought great joy to those who knew and loved him.

David is survived by his loving, devoted parents Ron and Sheila Cribbs of Norman, his sister Jill Roberts, husband Craig of Blanchard, Oklahoma, two nieces Ashley & Anna Roberts, one nephew Caleb Roberts all of Blanchard, Oklahoma, his grandmother Shirley Petkoff of Norman, an aunt, Colleen Wood, two cousins Tanna &Trent Wood. David is also survived by a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Howard & Emogene Cribbs, his grandfather Nick Petkof & cousin Bruce Wood.

Services for David are scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 2019, 11:00 A.M. at the Saint Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church in Norman, Oklahoma, located at 3939 W. Tecumseh Rd. A Wake will held Friday evening beginning at 6:00 P.M. also at the Saint Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church. Interment will follow at 4:30 P.M., in the Resurrection of Life Catholic Cemetery in Hobart, Oklahoma.

Memorial contributions can be made to The Center of Family Love (A live in facility for the disabled), or St. Vincent De'Paul Society.

The family wishes to express their deepest gratitude to all of the wonderful loving nurses and other staff of Heartland Hospice, all in home caregivers and all who worked with David throughout his journey in life. Thanks to all for the cards, letters and prayers.

On-line condolences can be made for David by visiting www.peoplescooperativefuneralhome.com
Published on May 2, 2019
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3 posts

Teresa Moran
May 06, 2019
Dear Ron, I am so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family.

Chuck Roberts
May 05, 2019
My memories of David goes back to riding the Norman school bus with him. I remember his sense of humor and keeping us all laughing. Then later on in life I learned of his loving parents and family - always keeping him a part of the family
Qutessia Brown
May 04, 2019
I wanted to thank the family for inviting me into there family to take care of your son and brother I had the best time working with him and enjoying his time and love he will surely be missed by my family we love all of u he is a guardian angle.....As god put on my heart to love my people and take of them I shall follow in god's plan love u David cribbs u will never be forgotten.....