Nicholas "Nick" Ryan Cribbs
Nicholas "Nick" Ryan Cribbs
January 16, 1987 - September 23, 2017

Nicholas R. Cribbs

Nicholas Ryan “Nick” Cribbs, 30, of East Palatka, passed away unexpectedly, Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Putnam Community Medical Center. He was a lifelong resident of Putnam County, having lived most of his life in Palatka and most recently in East Palatka. He had worked as a pipe installer, HVAC and tree work. He had a good relationship with God. His daughter meant more to him than anything. He loved being with his family, working out, riding motorcycles, fishing and hanging out with his friends.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Christopher A. Green; maternal grandparents, Reason A. and Priscilla A. Green and paternal grandparents, Nelson E. and Elsie L. Cribbs.

Surviving are his parents, Christina and Archie Cribbs of Palatka; companion, Alva “Katie” Ritch of East Palatka; daughter, Gracelyn Cribbs of Springside; Katie’s son, Aiden Ritch of Springside; two sisters, Dana Lewis and Marie Cribbs both of East Palatka; two brothers, Lee Cribbs of St. Augustine and Christopher Cribbs of Bannerville and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Masters Funeral Home of Palatka with Pastor Alfred Johns, Jr. officiating. A video tribute will be shown during the service. Interment will follow in Oak Hill West Cemetery in Palatka. The family will receive friends Friday, September 29, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed on his online guestbook at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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