NEWTON, N.C. - Jo Ann Marlowe Crouse, age 83, of Newton passed away Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Carillon Assisted Living in Newton.
Jo Ann was born November 2, 1935 in Catawba County to the late Andrew and Stella Simmons Marlowe. She retired from Regency Home Fashions in Conover and attended Living Word Church in Maiden. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Michael Crouse and a brother, Robert Marlowe. She retired from Regency Home Fashions in Conover.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years Harold Gene Crouse of the home; daughter Pat McConnell and husband Steve of Newton; two sons Gene Crouse and wife Frankie of Newton and Michael Crouse of Maiden; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and sister Betty Reitzel of Hickory,
The family extends a special “thank you” to the staff of Carrillon Assisted Living in Newton; nephew, Rick Lawing and wife Linda and special neighbors, Susie Saine, Jane Mills and Sherry Biggerstaff for their loving care.
The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Living Word Church in Maiden with Pastor Rick Haug officiating.
Burial will follow at Cedar Grove Baptist Church in Maiden.
The family will receive friends on Monday, October 28, 2019 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the church.
Memorials may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org.
Visit www.burkemortuary.com to register your condolences.
Burke Mortuary of Maiden, N.C. is serving the Crouse family.
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