Evelyn Crouch

Evelyn Wilkerson Crouch, age 93, of the Pleasant Grove Community of Washington County, passed away at 3:55 p.m., Wednesday, Apr. 17, 2013 at the Springfield Nursing & Rehab Center.
A native of Washington County, she was born on July 28, 1919 to the late Andrew and Bessie Hardesty Wilkerson.
She was a member of the Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church, a homemaker and a former employee of the Cowden Manufacturing Company, formerly of Springfield.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Stanley Crouch on March 17, 1993; two sons, Lonnie Crouch on July 31, 1955 and Tommie Crouch on Feb. 27, 2006; two sisters, Elizabeth Gammon and Thelma Newton; and six brothers, Robert Dorsey, Stanley, Earl, Kenneth, Edison and Cellan Wilkerson.
Survivors include two daughters, Ann Johnson and her husband, Roger of Springfield and Charlotte Keeling and her husband, David of Louisville; a son, Doug Crouch and his wife, Vicki of The Villages, Florida; a daughter-in-law, Faye Crouch of Springfield; 10 grandchildren, Kelley Broyles (Jim), Paula Coyle, Monty Thomas Crouch, Julia Lee Peters (Kellee), Jamie Carrico (Stephanie), Brian Carrico (Danna), Marianna McGavock (Michael), Lynn Keeling (Jamie), Becky Meade (Nathaniel) and Melissa Vinson; two stepgrandchildren, Amanda Allen (Bill) and Melanie Johnson; 23 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Donald Wilkerson (Nina) of Mt. Washington and Charles 'Buster' Wilkerson of Frankfort.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Apr. 21 at Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church with Rev. Clay Stevens, pastor of the Springfield Presbyterian Church, officiating.
Burial was in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.
Serving as honorary pallbearer was Chris Coyle.
Casket bearers were Jamie Carrico, Brian Carrico, Jim Broyles, Michael McGavock, Lynn Keeling and Nathaniel Meade.
Carey & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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Carey & Son Funeral Home
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Published in The Springfield Sun on Apr. 24, 2013