ASHEVILLE, NC – William H. Crouch, Sr., 84, of Asheville, NC, died December 29, 2012. He was married for 60 years to the late Janice Young Crouch, sharing a Christian ministry together in churches in Kentucky, Mississippi and North Carolina.

Henry and Jan were the parents of five children, Sarah Crouch Tucker (Keithen) of Macon, GA; Thomas L. Crouch (Ellen) of Asheville; the late Deborah Crouch McKeithan of Charlotte, NC; William H. Crouch, Jr. (Jan) of Georgetown, KY; and Rebecca Hobbs (Victor) of Milledgeville, GA. He was the grandfather of 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held Friday, January 4, 2013, at First Baptist Church, Asheville. Burial in Richmond, VA.

Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian in Asheville, NC, handled arrangements, and the memorial register is available at