Allen "Pat" Lee Crouch III

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Visitation Schedule
Roller-Crouch Funeral Home
510 E. College Ave.
Batesville, AR  72501
Wednesday, September 14, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Service Schedule
Graveside Service
Oaklawn Cemetery
Sidney & Myers Street
Batesville, AR  72501
Wednesday, September 14, 2022
Oaklawn Cemetery
Sidney Street
Batesville, AR  72501
Memorial Contributions
The First Church of Christ, Scientist
P.O. Box 239103
Boston, MA  02123
I served in the Marine.

Allen "Pat" Lee Crouch IIII am a Veteran.

of Batesville, AR

March 13, 1926 - September 11, 2022

Allen Lee "Pat" Crouch III passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, September 11, 2022 at the age of 96.

Pat was born on March 13, 1926 in Batesville, Arkansas to Frances Phillips Crouch and Allen Lee Crouch, Jr.

He attended Principia Boys School and graduated as top man in 1943 from Western Military Academy. Pat served as a Marine during World War II. After the war ended, he attended Harvard Law. When he graduated, he began working for Penn Mutual as an attorney until his retirement. In 2011 he moved back home to Batesville, Arkansas to be with family and friends.

Pat enjoyed world travel, sailed the water of the eastern US seaboard and rowed many decades on the Schuykill River in Philadelphia area with the Vespers Boat Club. He was a member of the Christian Science Church.

Pat is survived by two nieces, Laura Crouch of Batesville, Kathy Crouch Hughes (Mark) of Kirkland, Washington; a nephew, Allen Crouch (Vicky) of Batesville; great-nieces and nephews, Vanessa and Ethan Hughes, Amy Crouch Howard (Clint) and their children, Andrew Bradley (Bri), Evan and Julianna Howard and Nathan (Kim) Crouch and their children, Kallie Lee and Nash Allen Crouch. He is also survived by a devoted and dear friend, Ms. Phyllis Hightower.

Pat was preceded in death by his parents, Allen Lee Crouch and Frances Phillips Crouch and his brother and sister-in-law, James Phillips Crouch and Jean Rutherford Crouch.

A special thanks to the wonderful caregivers who cared for Pat in his late years.

Pallbearers are Nathan Crouch, Nash Crouch, Mark Hughes, Clint Howard, Kenny Gerhardt, and Roy W. Roberts. Honorary pallbearers are Al Crouch, Ethan Hughes, Andrew Bradley, Evan Howard and Kallie Crouch.

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at 2:00pm at Oaklawn Cemetery with Butch Ketz officiating.

Visitation will be Wednesday, September 14, 2022 from 1:00pm until 2:00pm at the Roller-Crouch Funeral Home.

Memorials can be made to The First Church of Christ, Scientist, P.O. Box 239103, Boston, MA. 02123-9103.

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Betty Burge Cockrill
Batesville, AR
Friday, September 16, 2022

My thoughts and prayers are with each of your families.

Debbie Rounick & Jerry Klatz
Philadelphia, PA
Thursday, September 15, 2022

Our deepest sympathies to you and your family during this time. Pat was one of a kind and will be missed greatly!

Jean Burns
Benton, AR
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

I am so very sorry for the loss of Pat. May God give you peace and comfort during this most difficult time.

Jerry and Connie Townsley
Batesville, AR
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

So very sorry for your loss

Linda Jobe
Batesville, AR
Monday, September 12, 2022

I am so sorry for your loss. May you find peace and comfort in your terrible time of grief....and the days of emptiness ahead. Thinking of you......