He was born to the late Paul and Hattie Krouse in Knoxville, TN on June 6, 1923. Jack was also preceded in death by his brother James Krouse, Uncle Charlie Krouse and great grandson Samuel Krouse.
He was the owner of Jack Krouse watch and clock repair for 73 years where he had many friends. He also served in WWII as an Army Veteran having served in Europe, Germany, France and England. He was a member of Boones Creek Christian Church as well as a member of the Johnson City Rescue Squad. He was a superintendent of Knob Creek Church of the brethren.
Jack leaves behind his loving wife of 71 years Wanda Martin Krouse. Three sons, Jerry Krouse and wife Judy of Johnson City, Roger Krouse and wife Randy of Tampa, FL, Randall Krouse and wife Joann of Johnson City. Two grandchildren Wendy Asher and Kevin Krouse. Six great grandchildren Mariyah Asher, Eliana Asher, Bella Asher, Jack Krouse, Joseph Krouse and Sophia Krouse. A brother, Charles Krouse and a sister, Ruth Krouse. Along with several nieces and nephews.
Services to celebrate his life will be Saturday, November 10, 2018. Friends and family are welcomed from 12:00-1:30 P.M. The service will at 1:30 P.M. with Minister Dick Morris. The graveside will follow at Monte Vista Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers the family wishes to have memorial contributions sent to Boones Creek Christian Church, 305 Christian Church Rd, Johnson City, TN 37615.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.appfh.net
Appalachian Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 800 E. Watauga Ave., Johnson City, is serving Adkins family. (423) 928-6111.