Funeral services announced for longtime Georgetown sheriff

Funeral services announced for longtime Georgetown sheriff
Georgetown County Sheriff A. Lane Cribb, who served as sheriff since his election in 1992, died Thursday, deputies have confirmed. (Source: Georgetown County Sheriff's Office)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Funeral services for Georgetown County Sheriff A. Lane Cribb have been announced.

The funeral will be held Sunday at First Baptist Church of Georgetown at 3 p.m.

Cribb, 73, passed away on Thursday at MUSC following a brief illness.

Cribb started his career in law enforcement in 1973 as an investigator with the South Carolina Alcohol Beverage Control. He continued his work as a criminal investigator with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office until he returned to Georgetown County and began working with the sheriff’s office. He was elected as sheriff in 1992.

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