Prentice Leon Crowe

March 27, 1943October 3, 2013

Prentice Leon Crowe, 70, of Louisville went home to be with the Lord on October 3, 2013 at Norton Brownsboro Hospital. He was born on March 27, 1943 in Louisville, Kentucky to the late Bedford Crowe and Bessie Marie Bowling. He was a Veteran who served in the United States Army and was retired from Navistar/ International Harvester. He was a founding member of Bicknell Baptist Church. He loved his family dearly.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a great-granddaughter, Eliza Grace Crowe.

He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Betty Byrd Crowe; two children, Kim Heins (Dan) and Greg Crowe (Lori); grandchildren, Lauren Peak (Jeff), Andrew Heins (Kayla), Michael Crowe (Heather), Nathaniel Crowe, Noah Crowe and Abigail Crowe; a great-granddaughter, Addie Kate Heins; a sister, Janice Davis (Gary); and a brother, Phillip Crowe (Elizabeth)

A celebration of his life will be conducted Monday at 2pm at Arch L. Heady at Resthaven, 4400 Bardstown Road with burial in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation will be from 2-8 on Sunday and from 12-2 Monday at the funeral home.


  • Funeral Service Monday, October 7, 2013
  • Visitation Sunday, October 6, 2013
  • Visitation Monday, October 7, 2013

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Gene and Dorothy Byrd

September 29, 2014

Betty,Greg and Lori,Kim and Danny and family, It's been almost a year when Prentice went to his Heavenly Home. He is missed very much. My prayers and thoughts are always with you. Love Gene and Dorothy

Jennifer Baldwin Haggard

November 18, 2013

I am so for your loss. My prayers are with all. So very sorry.

October 7, 2013

Dear Greg and Lori, We are just now finding out about your loss. We care so much for you guys and am sorry that we weren't there for you. Your dad was a great man and I know that he will be missed but he has passed on some great attributes. What more can you say about a person? Love, Linda and Paul

Craig and Billie Patton

October 6, 2013

Kim,Dan,Lauren and Andy. So sorry to hear this news. Wish we could be there for your family. We will be praying for God to wrap his arms around you all and give you comfort and strength.
Love to you all!
Craig and Billie

Angie Mattingly

October 6, 2013

Aunt Betty,Kim,Greg and Family, so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers and thoughts to all of you and I know your wonderful memories will comfort you
at this time of sorrow.

Johnny, Angie, Eric
and Emily Mattingly

October 5, 2013

Jesse and I knew Mr. Crowe though Lauren. We send our thoughts and prayer at this time. Jesse & Evelyn Bourne
Owenton, KY 40359

Gene and Dorothy Byrd

October 5, 2013

You will be missed.Rest in peace.

Stan Mathews

October 4, 2013

Dan, Praying for you and family at these difficult times. "Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted."-Matthew 5:4

October 4, 2013


Your Family is in our thoughts and prayers
Scott(CB Distributors)

Deborah Stayton

October 4, 2013

The Crowe family is in my thoughts and prayers. May your memories bring you comfort.