Samuel T. Crowe, age 75, of 640 Gay Street, Erwin, passed away on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the Johnson City Medical Center. He was a native of Washington County and a son of the late Samuel F. and Sarah Smith Crowe. He was a mechanical estimator, a member of the Masonic Lodge #491 F & A.M. and Shriner. Mr. Crowe was a member of Ninth Street Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and was a member of the Good Will Sunday school class. He also served on various committees through Ninth Street Baptist Church until his health prevented participation. In addition to his parents, Samuel is preceded in death by brothers, Edward Crowe and Gary Crowe.
Mr. Crowe has left behind to cherish his memory:
Wife: Patsy Briggs Crowe of Erwin;
Daughter: Tina Hollifield and husband, Rick of Unicoi
Son: Patrick Crowe and wife, Lisa of Erwin
Samuel Crowe and wife, Carroll of Greeneville
Sisters: Venita Hathaway
Betty Louis Garren
Dalene Bowman and husband, Joe
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence as we honor and remember the life of Samuel T. Crowe in a memorial service to be held at 7:00 PM, Friday, October 17, 2014 at Ninth Street Baptist Church. Reverend Rob Moor will officiate. Masonic services rendered by Centennial Lodge # 491 F & A.M., Erwin, TN with Brother Carlyle Love officiating and Chaplain David Burgner. A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will begin at 6:00 PM and continue until service time on Friday at Ninth Street Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers the family would like memorial donations be made to Ninth Street Baptist Church Captial Improvement Fund, 310 Ninth Street, Erwin, TN 37650.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family through our website at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Samuel T. Crowe through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, TN, 423-743-9187.