Dolores Crowe, 83, of Johnson City, died Friday, July 12, 2013, at the Johnson City Medical Center.
She was a Carter County native and life-long resident of the area and a daughter of the late Arthur and Polly Hyder McKinney.
Mrs. Crowe retired as a seamstress with the V.A. Medical Center, Mountain Home.
She was a member of Rich Acres Free Will Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Crowe was preceded in death by: her husband, Alfred Lee Crowe; son, James Crowe; brother, Alton McKinney; and sister, Nancy Darling.
Survivors include: her partner and companion, Bill Latham, Jonesborough; two daughters, Patty Lyn Kelly, and her husband, Steve, Bristol, TN, and Sara Jane Paul, Gray; son, Robert Lee Crowe, and his wife, Jenny, Jacksonville, FL; three sisters, Ramona Crowe, Johnson City, Garnetta Booth and her husband, James, Johnson City, and Bernadine Bowman and her husband, Lawrence, Clarksville, TN; ten grandchildren, Stephen, Jenna, Bobby, Jaylee, Walker, Leanna, Ashley, Kelli, Jason and Michael; three great-grandchildren, Peyton, Will and Marley; and several nieces and nephews.
The family of Dolores Crowe will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM Wednesday, July 17, 2013, in the Morris-Baker North Chapel.
The funeral service will follow at 8:00 PM with Rev. Kenneth Grindstaff officiating. Pallbearers will be: Steve Kelly, Lawrence Bowman, Mark Dolen, Dan Schumann, Ronnie Martin and Roman Holtsclaw.
Family and friends are asked to gather at Morris-Baker by 11:00 AM Thursday to go in procession to the U.S. National Cemetery, Mountain Home for 11:30 AM Thursday committal services.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Rich Acres Free Will Baptist Church, 1245 King Springs Road, Johnson City, TN 37601.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family via www.morrisbaker.com.
Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 E. Oakland Ave., Johnson City, is serving the Crowe family.