Barbara Crites

Kill Devil Hills - Barbara Crites, 68, passed away on June 11, 2016.

Born in Cook County Illinois, Barbara relocated to Virginia and received her Bachelors and Masters degrees from Radford University in education, guidance and art. Barbara became a real estate broker in Roanoke, VA in 1979 and had a successful sales career before relocating to the Outer Banks in 1985. She opened the North Carolina Academy of Real Estate in 1985 and ranked as one of the top instructors in the state for student passing rate. Barbara sold the school to Alpha College, but remained an instructor until her death.

Barbara was preceded in death by her husband Robert R Miller and parents Alois and Lucille Graham. She is survived by her cousins Marcia "Cookie" Meloni, Gary Jensen, Judy Sullivan, Kathy Felix and Marylyn Fissinger.

She loved nature, especially the water, gardening and bowling. Barb had an extreme soft spot for cats and had many throughout the years up to 4 at a time.

Visitation will be Thursday, June 16 from 6-8 pm at Gallop Funeral Services in Nags Head. A funeral service will be held Friday, June 17 at 10 am also at Gallop Funeral Services.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Coastal Humane Society in Kill Devil Hills.

Condolences to the family may be expressed via the online register at www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with arrangements. 

 

 


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