Mrs. Authula Crout, age 95, a resident of Hillsboro passed away on, May 6, 2022, at home surrounded by family. Born to Walter and Levi Robbins Hines on July 19, 1926, in Scott County, where she lived most of her life. Mrs. Authula was a member of First Pentecostal Church in Forest, MS. She was an avid reader, enjoyed yard work and loved to cook for her family.
Preceded in death by her husband, Everett Crout; son-in-law, Donnie Chambers; and several siblings. Mrs. Authula leaves behind a legacy of four children, Doyle Crout, (Glenda), Joyce Fulton, (Dale), Bobbie Forsythe, (Monty), Janet Chambers; ten siblings, Margurette Chambers, Minnie Pridgdon, Almedia Beard, ruby Hempel, Janelle Brown, Carolyn Grear, Tressie Johnson, Walter Hines, Roger Hines, Carlton Hines; seven grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren, and one, great-great grandchild.
Visitation for Mrs. Authula will be 5:00pm to 8:00pm on Monday, May 9, 2022, at First Pentecostal Church in Forest, MS, and again on Tuesday, May 10,2022 from 9:00am to 10:50am with a Funeral Service at 11:00am at First Pentecostal Church in Forest, MS. Interment will be at Hillsboro Methodist Church Cemetery.
Funeral Services are entrusted with Ott and Lee Funeral Home in Forest, MS