Avery G. Crouch, 91, of Sedalia died Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at Bothwell Regional Health Center, Sedalia.

She was born September 11, 1922 near Edwards, MO., a daughter of Willie B. Dority and Viola Howard Dority.

On June 21, 1942, in Edwards she married Ray C. Crouch, who preceeded her in death.

Avery enjoyed cooking for family and friends and was an avid gardener. She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church
For over 50 years.

Surviving is one daughter, Jane Caldwell and husband David of Sedalia; one sister, Doris Green of Sedalia; and one brother Wayne Dority
(Imogene) of Edwards, MO.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Loren Dority and Wyatt Dority.

Graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 16, 2014 at Highland Sacred Gardens, Sedalia, with Reverend Rick Adams officiating.

There will be no visitation.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Dority Cemetery in care of Rea Funeral Chapel.