Barbara White Crutchfield, 69, of Vidalia, Georgia passed away October 21, 2018, in Vidalia after a brief illness. She was a native of Eclectic, Alabama, grew up in Elmore, Alabama, and was a 1967 graduate of Wetumpka High School. She was office manager for Taylor Gin in Tallassee, Alabama for twenty years. Barbara was a member of the Lyons First Baptist Church (Lyons, GA). She was a former longtime member of the Eclectic United Methodist Church. She taught Sunday school in both churches and volunteered at school and church most of her life. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Crutchfield; and father, John White.

Mrs. Crutchfield is survived by son, Scott Crutchfield (Jennifer) of Vidalia; mother, Lillian Hale (Jack) of Prattville, Alabama; brothers, John White (Judith) of Montgomery, and Tom White (Shani) of Auburn; grandchildren, Jerika Oliver (Spencer), Dawson Poole, Lydia Poole, Adam Crutchfield and Colt Cooler; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be Thursday, October 25, at 2:00 p.m. at Eclectic United Methodist Church with Rev. Mark Osgood officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Linville Memorial Funeral Home directing. The family will receive friends at the church from 1:00 p.m. until service time. Online condolences at


Linville Memorial Funeral Home

Eclectic, Alabama


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