Lessie Crutcher

Lessie Crutcher

Thursday December 2nd, 1943 - Friday December 18th, 2020
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Lessie Crutcher peacefully passed away on Friday, December 18, 2020 at Hospice of Chattanooga. She was a caring and nurturing woman who raised a community of children while tending to her own 8 children. Lessie was a faithful and dedicated member of Greater Emmanuel Apostolic Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Josephus and Mary Frances Willingham; daughter, Angela Foster and her brother, Prue Willingham;

She is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Ernest Crutcher Sr.; 8 children, Terry Willingham, Andre Ray, Ernest Crutcher Jr., Solomon Crutcher, Troy Crutcher, Rhonda Muir, Rodney Willingham, and Fredrick Douglass. 22 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren; special friend, Delores Sims and the Golden Girls of Greater Emmanuel.

Visitation will be held from 9 am -10:30 am Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at Greater Emmanuel Apostolic Church, followed by a funeral service at 11:00 am. Interment: Chattanooga Memorial Park. The service may be viewed live through the Greater Emmanuel Apostolic Church Facebook page.

Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423-622-9995.
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Tacia Green

Posted at 02:35pm
Our prayers are with you during this time of sorry. I know that you are not alone for the Lord our God is with us always. Sending our prayers and love to you all.

“Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand.” | Isaiah 41:10

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Posted at 12:53am
The legacy Mrs Crutcher has left within your family, and in the community is unmatched by any words that can be written.
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