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“Barbara I'm so sorry for your loss. My condolences to the rest of the family as well. God needed his Angel home, whatever his reason. I keep you in...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Kim Elkins - N. Charleston, SC

“I am so sorry that I did not know before now. We have been friends for 50 years but life separated us fir a while. So glad we were able to reconnect...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Debbie Picquet - Ladson, SC

“So sorry to hear about Karen. My prayers and thoughts are with you and her family. ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Gloria Purcell - Charleston, SC

“RIP. We could always talk to each other when we needed to. ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Lou Anne DeKemper - Summerville, SC

“I was at Middleton with Karen and have worked with her on our reunions. She was such a sweet and loving person. If the world was full of Karens, we...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Tonya O'Cain - Prosperity, SC


Karen Crews Polk passed peacefully in her sleep at her home surrounded by family on June 6, 2020 in Charleston, SC. She was 60 years old.

Ms. Polk was born August 9, 1959 in Moultrie, GA to her parents Bill and Rachel Monk Crews. She was a graduate of Middleton High School, Class of 1977.

During her lifetime, Karen was a dedicated mother, wife, daughter and sister. She was a bright light in the dark with a glass-half-full outlook on life. A truly selfless, kind and caring woman.

Ms. Polk is survived by her mother, Rachel Crews of Charleston, S; her sister, Barbara Musgrove (Randy) of Navasota, TX; her son, Shane Sick (Katie) of Charleston, SC; her daughter, Kimberley Sick Walton (Paul) of Ladson, S; six grandchildren, Meaghan, Brooklyn, Haylee, Sean, Paul James and Brayden as well as her niece, Corrine Wright (Zack) and nephew, Travis Musgrove.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, James K. Polk of Charleston, SC and her father, William Crews of Charleston, SC.