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Harold Dean Crouse

September 14, 1958 ~ March 19, 2021 (age 62)


Harold Dean Crouse, age 62, of Glade Valley; passed away Friday, March 19th, 2021 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC.

Harold was born September 14th, 1958 in Alleghany County to the late Ralph Dean and Anna Marie Billings Crouse. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters: Linda C. Carpenter and Lorie C. Reavis.

Harold was a man that loved his family first and foremost. His children and grandchildren were the center of his life. He loved his community and supported it in every way he could. He was the owner of Alleghany Motor Mart for 27 years, a Realtor and currently was employed by Napco. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, sharing his love of nature with his children and grandchildren.

Survivors include two children: Ashley Crouse of Alexandria, VA., Nicholas Crouse and wife Whitney of Hendersonville, NC; two grandchildren: Kaiden Crouse and Harley Crouse; his significant other, Tina Evans Rector; a sister, Louise Andrews and husband Wayne of Sparta; a brother, Randy Crouse and wife Rebecca of Sparta; Many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends also survive.

Funeral Services to honor the life of Harold will be held at 1:00 pm Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 in the chapel of Thomas Family Funeral Service in Sparta. Interment will follow at New Salem Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the NC Wildlife Endowment Fund, 1702 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, we ask that everyone attending the service and visitation to please bring and wear a mask.

The family respectfully ask for no food and no visitors at the home.

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March 23, 2021

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Thomas Family Funeral Service (Sparta)

Funeral Service
March 23, 2021

1:00 PM
Thomas Family Funeral Service (Sparta)

March 23, 2021

2:00 PM
New Salem Cemetery


NC Wildlife Endowment Fund
1702 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699

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