Mr. Crouch died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013.
Born April 19, 1928, in Meriwether County, he was the son of the late Ralph Toles Crouch Sr. and Bashie Frances Massengale Crouch.
He was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and an ordained deacon. Mr. Crouch was a member of Georgia Mountains Tres Dias and Northeast Georgia Cattlemen’s Associations. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. Mr. Crouch was the senior executive vice president of Alexander Seewald Co. Inc., with 22 years of service, and was the co-founder of Turkey Crest Farms.
Survivors include his loving wife of 62 years, Ira Williams Crouch of Turnerville; daughter and son-in-law, Beth and Danny Walker of Woodstock; sons and daughters-in-law, Ralph “Ray” T. Crouch III and Susan V. Crouch of Germantown, Tenn., and David Lawson and Teresa G. Crouch of Turnerville; brother, Harvey Jesse Crouch of Alpharetta; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Georgia Mountains Tres Dias Scholarship Fund, c/o Gail Drake, 2638 Waters Edge Dr., Gainesville, GA 30504; or Bethlehem Baptist Church, c/o Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, P.O. Box 488 Clarkesville, GA 30523.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Crouch family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
The Northeast Georgian
Wednesday, October 16, 2013