Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas


May 29, 2013

Lizzie Mae Crouch

Corsicana —

Lizzie Mae Crouch, 92, of Corsicana left the comfort of her home surrounded by loved ones to be with our Lord and Savior on Tuesday, May 28, 2013. Lizzie was born Aug. 10, 1920 to John Carter and Sarah Scruggs in Fairfield. Lizzie was a faithful member of Missionary Baptist Church where she loved to serve the Lord. Lizzie spent many of her days sewing and she loved to spend time working in a garden or planting flowers in her yard.

Lizzie was preceded in death by her husband Edgar (Judson) Crouch; daughter Mary Jane Bland; father and mother John Carter and Sarah Scruggs, and three sisters Mary Lee Lander, Ellen Gunter and Jewell Morris.

She is survived by her son and daughter, Richard Crouch and Virginia Morris both of Corsicana; grandson Tom Crouch and fiancée Christina Reyes of Corsicana; granddaughter Mary Pierce and husband David of Teague; great-grandson and great-granddaughter Henry and Audrey Raney, both of Corsicana; brothers Billy Newman Scruggs and wife Doris, Clarence Scruggs all of Fairfield, Clinton Scruggs and wife Mollie of Teague, and Lynn Carter Scruggs of Durango, Colo.; sisters Fay Powers and husband Bill, Sarah Ann Green and husband George all of Fairfield and Grace Pannell of Garland and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation for friends and family will be at Griffin-Roughton Funeral home Thursday, May 30, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 31, 2013 at Missionary Baptist Church with Bill Dollar officiating. Pallbearers will be Jerry Scruggs, Johnny Scruggs, Don Gunter, James Dougherty, Jerry Carter and Ronnie Richardson. Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Fairfield.

An online guest book is available at

Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.

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