Obituary of Maggie Elizabeth Crockett
MAGGIE ELIZABETH CROCKETT, (nee) RIDDICK, 77, of Atlantic City, was born July 27, 1932, in Norfolk, VA, to Major and Maggie Riddick; and went home to our Lord on April 11, 2010, surrounded by family.
Maggie moved to Philadelphia, at age 16 graduating from All Girls High School and later Temple University. She was employed as a civilian and retired from the Philadelphia Naval Supply Depot after thirty years.
In 1956, Maggie married Alfred Crockett and from this wonderful union, came four children.
Maggie began working at Bally�s Park Place Casino as a Casino Services Host for ten years before retiring in 2000. Maggie remained a wonderful help mate to her husband, who affectionately called her �Liz�. After her husband, Alfred, died; Maggie became a faithful member of In His Image Ministries, Pleasantville.
In 2008, Maggie moved to Atlantic City to live with her children Angela and Enilio. Maggie was faithful and dedicated. She was a unique force and the epitome of a virtuous woman. She was dependable, always there when you needed her; and no matter what�you could always count on her. Her fun ways and beautiful smile was enjoyed by all who knew her.
Surviving to cherish her fondest memories are: children, Angela and Enilio Crockett, of Atlantic City, Annette Crockett, of Ventnor, Yvette T. Soklove, Galloway; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; niece, Rowena LeeGrand; and a host of other family and friends. She is predeceased by: her parents; husband; sister, Mamie Hunter; and step-daughter, Victoria Crockett.