WCMS/Norfolk Co-Founder Marjorie Crump Dies
January 6, 2010 at 4:27 AM (PT)
Condolences to Country WCMS-A-F/NORFOLK co-founder and former CEO MARJORIE S. CRUMP, who died FRIDAY (1/1) in SUFFOLK, VA. CRUMP and husband GEORGE launched WCMS in 1953 and owned it until 2000, with MARJORIE taking over as CEO in 1983. She was extensively involved with local charities in the TIDEWATER region.
A memorial service is scheduled for JANUARY 16th at WESTMINSTER REFORMED PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH in SUFFOLK. Memorial donations may be made to the MARJORIE CRUMP Memorial Fund for the Preservation of Radio History at the COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME, 222 5th Ave. South, NASHVILLE, TN 57203-4206.
WCMS-F is now MAX MEDIA Top 40 WVHT (HOT 100.5) and WCMS-A is now Spanish Hits WVXX-A (SELECTA 1050).