Paul Lake Crutchfield

Text size

Paul Lake Crutchfield

July 10, 1925 - February 06, 2019

Paul Lake Crutchfield Mr. Paul Lake Crutchfield, 93, of Dalton passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Hamilton Medical Center.
Paul was born on July 10, 1925 in Shelbyville, TN to the late Thomas Morris and Mary Crutchfield. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marcile Wesley Crutchfield and his sister and brother-in-law, Christyne and Malvin Townsend. He graduated from Dalton High School in 1943, upon graduation he entered the United States Navy and served during WWII as a radioman for two years. Paul owned and operated Crutchfield Furniture for over 65 years. He was a former member of the Crown Mill Baseball team and was very competitive in his church softball league. He was member of Dalton First United Methodist Church and was very active in the fellowship Sunday School Class.
Paul's life revolved around his family, friends, employees and customers. He was an avid golfer and loved playing with his great-grandkids. He thoroughly enjoyed his weekly game of poker with his poker buddies and his daily breakfast with his buddies at Town Square Café.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Chris Bunch of Dalton; grandchildren, Julie (Mark) Cody and Jason (Stephanie) Bunch; special great grandchildren, Wesley Cody, Callie Cody, Cate Cody and Jackson Bunch; brother, Drennon Crutchfield and Mary Beth Smith of Dalton; special friend, Bonnie Molle; nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM Friday at Dalton First United Methodist Church with Rev. Tommy Willingham officiating.
Burial will be in West Hill Cemetery with American Legion Post 112 in charge of military rites.
The family will receive friends at the Church on Friday from 9 until the service at 11.
The family asks that flowers please be omitted and memorials made to First United Methodist Church, 500 S. Thornton Ave., Dalton, GA 3070 or to your favorite charity.
Love Funeral Home, 706-278-3313.
Published on February 6, 2019
Send flowers
in memory of Paul
See more

Obituary published in

Arrangements by



Print Guestbook

Share your condolences and special memories.
The guestbook expires on May 07, 2019.

Select an emblem

8 posts

Bill and Nina Blackwelder
Feb 08, 2019
Mr. Crutchfield was always such a kind person. He will be greatly missed...
Feb 08, 2019
Lots of memories. I will miss you.
Godspeed my friend.
Marilyn Calhoun
Feb 07, 2019
To the Crutchfield Family: My prayers and sympathy goes out to all of you during your time of grief. May God of Comfort" comfort you and help you through this difficult time.
Dana & Teresa Sewell
Feb 07, 2019
Such sad news! Mr. Crutchfield was always so kind to us over the years. We will miss seeing him in the store.
Annette Daniel
Feb 07, 2019
Awwwww precious “Mr. Chrutchfield”. Your sweet smile and presence will be missed more than you could ever know. But I know, that your dear soul is in the arms of Jesus. Rest well my friend.
Rebecca Ryman Langford
Feb 07, 2019
John and Rebecca Ryman Langford
Feb 07, 2019
We are so sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. He was truly a cornerstone of our community! He will truly be missed by all who knew him. May he Rest In Peace. May the memories of his life always bring a smile to your lips! God bless!
Carolyn Bunn & family
Feb 06, 2019
My husband, Sherman and I have bought most of our furniture from Crutchfields. Our thoughts and prayer are with the family.