Barbara Malcolm Crouch English

September 20, 1933 - July 29, 2020

Barbara Markham Crouch English, 86, of Martinsville, passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2020. She was born in Bowling Green, Kentucky, September 20, 1933 to Robert O. and Nellie Butts Markham. In addition to her parents, she was preceded by her husband, Artis English, a sister and a brother.

Barbara was a graduate of Martinsville High School and retired from the City of Martinsville where she was Deputy/Treasurer.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church where she started The Bereavement Committee and was also a circle member. She was a much loved social lady who loved her family and friends, was an avid bridge player, Red Hat Society member and member of a book club.

Surviving are two daughters, Debbie C. Hundley (Mike) and Beth C. Prohaska (Tom); three sons, Donald L. Crouch, Jr. (June), Wesley R. Crouch (Sheila) and Kyle M. Crouch (Hazel); 9 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements are pending.

Arrangements are by McKee-Stone Funeral Home-Martinsville, VA To express condolences online, please visit