Bobbie Fay (Pritchard) Crouch, age 61, of Grove, Oklahoma, passed away Sunday, December 16, 2012 at Freeman West Hospital after a long illness. Bobbie was born December 20, 1950 in Joplin to Robert E. Pritchard and the late Johnnie Fay Hanson Pritchard and had lived in Grove for three years moving there from Webb City, Mo.
Bobbie graduated from Joplin High School in 1968 and had worked in the banking industry for many years as a customer service agent. She was a member of the Peace Lutheran Church of Joplin.
Survivors include her husband, John Scott "Scotty" Crouch of Grove; a son, Jason Freeman and his wife, Sheila, of Plano, Texas; her father, Robert E. “Bob” Pritchard and his wife, Joan, of Joplin; six grandchildren, Makenzie, Lane, Makayla, Dylan, Madison and Aaron; two sisters, Karen Pawlus and her husband, Jim, of Joplin and Pamela Coyle and her husband, Tommy, of Sperry, OK; one brother, Skip Pritchard and his wife, Janice, of Seneca. Bobbie was preceded in death by her mother, Johnnie Fay Williams; her step father, Barney Williams and a son, Michael David Luebber.
Services for Bobbie will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at the Bethany Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Katharine Redpath officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Webb City. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the church.