Jimmy Roger Lee Crist, 76, passed away at his home on Saturday, February, 4, 2023. A native of Tazewell County VA, he was born to the late Steve and Julia Popp Crist.
Jimmy served his country faithfully in the US Army during the Vietnam War. He worked for Home Beneficial Life Insurance, now AIG, for almost 20 years as an insurance agent before his retirement. He lived his entire life in Pocahontas, Virginia until the last few years when he moved to North Carolina to be with his family. He enjoyed raising horses, playing basketball, riding his motorcycles as well as playing the piano and singing. But most of all he loved to spend time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his daughters; Tamara Crist Adibi and Tina Crist, grandchildren; Skyler Brewer, Brooklyn Brewer and Alexandria Adibi, sister; Fances Hall, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his son; Casey Lee Crist, parents; Steve and Julia Crist as nine brothers and sisters.